This is an early beta version that’s still a work in progress. We hope to develop and refine the contents going forward. In the meantime, we’re making it fully available to the public as-is. Started by the Jefferson County Historical Commission in the 1990s, it was transferred to the Golden History Museum-City of Golden in 2020.

Coal Creek District


Address10 to 12 mi. N. of Golden
QuadRalston Buttes, 1965 (1994); Eldorado Springs, 1965 (1994)
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Source"Colorado Transcript" February 24, 1875.
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Initialdate1998-10-16 00:00:00-06
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Latestdate1998-10-16 00:00:00-06
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HistoryThe Coal Creek District was one of 4 copper mining districts operating in Jefferson County during the 1870s. Its mines included the Partridge.
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