Pleasant Grove House
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr
N 38° 41.876 W 121° 01.225
10S E 672149 N 4285116
Quick Description: California Registered Historical Landmark #703
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 3/21/2007 7:09:04 PM
Waymark Code: WM1B54
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 50

Long Description:
This was the site of the a popular roadhouse where the ponies of the Central Overland Pony Express were changed during July 1, 1860 - June 30, 18961. From here the route of the pony riders continued westward to Folsom and eastward through Rescue, Dry Creek Crossing and Missouri Flat to Placerville.
Visit Instructions:
1) Locate and photograph a monument or memorial to the Pony Express, be it a stone or a mural or a roadside sign.

2) The standard rules apply: a photo of the goal and one of your GPS unit - no vacation photos or web downloads will be accepted.

3) Include the coordinates of the location and the name of the city or town in your log.

4) Feel free to include as much history as you'd like. Educate us!
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