James W. Marshall - Lambertville, NJ
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 40° 21.961 W 074° 56.630
18T E 504768 N 4468383
Quick Description: The childhood home of James W. Marshall, the man who discovered gold at Sutter's Mill sparking the California Gold Rush, located in Lambertville, New Jersey.
Location: New Jersey, United States
Date Posted: 9/5/2021 3:21:15 PM
Waymark Code: WM14X7A
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
Taken from Wikipedia, "The James W. Marshall House, located at 60 Bridge Street in Lambertville, Hunterdon County, New Jersey, United States, was the boyhood home of James W. Marshall. Marshall's discovery of gold in the American River in California in January 1848 set the stage for the California Gold Rush. It is currently the headquarters of the Lambertville Historical Society."
Name of Famous Person: James W. Marshall

Physical Address: 60 Bridge Street, Lambertville, New Jersey

What is this person famous for?:
The man who discovered Gold in California, sparking the California Gold Rush of 1849.

Website verifying legitimacy of site: [Web Link]

Personal Experience:
Visited on 5 September 2021

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