Flagstaff Mine Gallery

Flagstaff Mine - Baker County Oregon

Flagstaff Mine - Baker County Oregon

Photo Details

Mine: Flagstaff Mine

Year: N/A

Copyright: n/a

Source: Baker County Library, Baker City, Oregon

Photographer: N/A

Description: Flagstaff Mine. Located 5.8 miles NE of Baker City.

Photo shows mill building on ridge with other buildings on the slope below. Mine produced about $100,000 worth of gold, most of it before 1900. Workings include 760-ft shaft and 6,000 feet of tunnel.. Buildings destroyed long ago. Underground workings caved in.

The National Historic Oregon Trail Interpretive Center, which opened in 1992, is a couple hundred yards to the right.