Thomas Coal Mine

AddressBetween North Table Mountian and the Hogback, 2 miles north of Golden
QuadGolden, 1965 (1994)
SourceCorbett, "The Colorado Directory of Mines," 1879, p. 264, CHS.
Initialdate1998-09-04 00:00:00-06
Latestdate2012-12-10 00:00:00-07
History1879 owned by James M. Thomas and Evan Jones. Property comprises 160 acres of land. The vein is eight feet wide and trends northwest and southeast. The mine is developed by two entries, aggregating 175 feet in length and a shaft 8 feet in width by 14 feet in length and 178 feet deep. On the surface is a shaft house 24 feet by 32 feet, containing a 35 horsepower engine and hoisting apparatus.