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CAMPO SECO - Campo Seco, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 38° 13.586 W 120° 51.250
10S E 687827 N 4233115
Quick Description: A plaque in the community of Campo Seco, CA.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 1/9/2011 8:27:17 PM
Waymark Code: WMAFN1
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Marky
Views: 6

Long Description:
Campo Seco was settled in 1849 by Mexicans who worked placers in Oregon Gulch. The largest living cork oak tree in California was planted here in 1858. The iron doors of the ruined Adams Express Building were still standing in 1950.
Marker Number: 257.00

Marker Name: CAMPO SECO

County: Calaveras

Has Official CA Plaque: yes

Marker Dedication Date: 9/5/1950

Location:
Intersection of Campo Seco and Penn Mine Rds, Campo Seco


Website: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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