Gilpin County, Colorado
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Mines in Gilpin County

A Gilpin county Colorado Scene,
Showing the Prize, Gunnell, Concrete, Gold Collar and Eureka Mines

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County Information

Founded November 1, 1861
Gilpin County was named after Colonel William Gilpin, the first Governor of the Territory of Colorado.

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The County Seat is Central City.


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Mining Articles
News Articles
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School Info
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Website Updates:

11 June 2017:
Geographical Features: Mines, Tunnels & Veins - Baker Mine; Bugher Mine; Bull of the Woods Mine
08 June 2017:
Geographical Features: Mines, Tunnels & Veins - Bates Mine; Bates, Nos. 1 & 2, west; Bates & Baxter, Nos. 1, 2 & 3, east; Gasten Mine; Gettysburg Mine; Gregory Second; Prospector Mine; Prospector Tunnel; Sterling Mine
26 May 2017:
Geographical Features: Mines, Tunnels & Veins - The Moffat Road
People: John Gregory
School Info: Early History of Schools
18 May 2017:
People: Prominent Germans

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  Boulder County, CO - north
 Jefferson County, CO - east
Clear Creek County, CO - south
Grand County, CO - west

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