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Big Bar
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr
N 38° 18.770 W 120° 43.229
10S E 699294 N 4242983
Quick Description: California Historical Landmark #41
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 11/29/2008 8:34:02 AM
Waymark Code: WM58TA
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Marky
Views: 13

Long Description:
The Mokelumne River was mined at this point in 1848. Established in 1849, the Whale Boat Ferry operated until the first bridge was built, about 1852.
Marker Number: 41.00

Marker Name: BIG BAR

County: Amador

Location:
On State Hwy 49 (P.M. 0.0) at county line, 4.0 mi S of Jackson


Has Official CA Plaque: Not Listed

Marker Dedication Date: Not listed

Website: Not listed

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