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Mokelumne City
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr
N 38° 15.149 W 121° 26.312
10S E 636625 N 4234981
Quick Description: California Registered Historical Landmark #162
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 6/25/2007 1:45:27 PM
Waymark Code: WM1QPV
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Marky
Views: 40

Long Description:
Established in 1850, its prospects were bright. The second largest town in the county, it had deep water communication with San Francisco all year round, an advantage not possessed by any other town in the county except Stockton. The floods of 1862 destroyed the town.
Marker Number: 162.00

Marker Name: SITE OF MOKELUMNE CITY

County: San Joaquin

Has Official CA Plaque: no

Location:
200 ft N of intersection of Cameron Rd and Thornton Rd, 3 mi N of Thornton.


Website: [Web Link]

Marker Dedication Date: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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