Condemned Bar
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr
N 38° 42.030 W 121° 06.570
10S E 664396 N 4285237
Quick Description: California Historical Landmark #572
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 8/17/2009 8:02:26 PM
Waymark Code: WM71AG
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Uncle Alaska
Views: 11

Long Description:
This historic mining town, and other towns and mining camps of the gold rush era now inundated by Folsom Lake, are commemorated by the nearby Mormon Island Memorial Cemetery. Here were reburied the pioneers whose graves were flooded when the lake was formed by Folsom Dam.

Condemned Bar was situated along the North Fork of the American River 2.5 miles north-northeast of the confluence of the North Fork and South Fork.

Marker Number: 572.00


County: El Dorado

Has Official CA Plaque: no

Marker Dedication Date: 04/01/1957

Folsom Lake State Recreation Area, Green Valley Rd, 0.1 mi NE of El Dorado-Sacramento County line, 4 mi NE of Folsom

Website: Not listed

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