Illinois Mine, Nevada
A 1000ft deep shaft with over 4000ft of workings.
The Lodi district was organized in 1875 after the discovery of the
Illinois Mine. The mine contained gold bearing silver lead ores. The
mine had about 100 residents and operated till about 1880. In a small
canyon next to the mine can be seen the ruins of the homes and businesses
which included a boarding house, blacksmith, several stores and saloons.
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