Golden Gate Mine
June 21, 1884, the Golden Gate copper mine was reported to be being worked by George W. Hill of Denver. A tunnel was driven to strike the vein at a depth of 75 feet from the surface. The ore was recently assayed at 185 dollars to the ton.
|Quad Map/Date:||Golden, 1965 (1994)|
|Source:||"WPA History of Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado," WPA Project #3548, DAR Pioneer Musem, p. 445|
|Last Modified:||Mon, December 3 2012|