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Site of Wood's Ferry and Wood's Bridge
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr
N 38° 09.451 W 121° 17.856
10S E 649151 N 4224660
Quick Description: California Historical Landmark #163
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 11/5/2009 8:02:42 AM
Waymark Code: WM7KJK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Touchstone
Views: 7

Long Description:
In 1852, immediately after his arrival and completion of his cabin, Wood proceeded to build a ferryboat and establish the crossing known as Wood's Ferry. In 1858, he built a toll bridge at the old ferry crossing, charging $1 for a pair of animals and wagon, and .50 extra for every additional pair of animals with the wagon.
Marker Number: 163.00

Marker Name: SITE OF WOOD'S FERRY AND WOOD'S BRIDGE

County: San Joaquin

Has Official CA Plaque: no

Marker Dedication Date: 01/11/1935

Location:
Present bridge is approx location of original ferry and bridge, County Hwy Jl0, Woodbridge


Website: Not listed

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