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Florida Mountain Mining Sites, Historic Roadway No. 2, West flank Florida Mountain, East of Rich Gulch Mi, Silver City, Owyhee County, ID
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East of Rich Gulch Mi, Silver City vicinity, ID
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER ID-31-B
Building/structure dates: 1860 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1870 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1880 subsequent work
Significance: The roadway is associated with early mining activity (1860s-1880s) in southwestern Idaho and is part of a transportation network throughout the Florida Mountain mining region.
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
1. HISTORIC ROADWAY 2. NOTTINGHAM AREA ON FAR HILLSIDE AND PROBABLY OUT OF THE IMAGE TO RIGHT. CAMERA POINTED NORTHEAST.
2. HISTORIC ROADWAY 2 WITH OLD MILL LOOKING DOWN JACOBS CREEK. CAMERA POINTED WEST.
3. HISTORIC ROADWAY 2 WITH MILL REMNANTS TO THE RIGHT OF TREE. CAMERA POINTED WEST-SOUTHWEST.
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