Near Bishop in Inyo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
California Historical Landmark No.953
Erected 1983 by State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the Bishop Museum and Historical Society April 1, 1983. (Marker Number 953.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the California Historical Landmarks marker series.
Location. 37° 24.06′ N, 118° 20.76′ W. Marker is near Bishop, California, in Inyo County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Silver Canyon Road and Joe Smith Road. Click for map. Marker is on the grounds of the Laws Railroad Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Bishop CA 93514, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Owensville (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Mule (approx. 3.5 miles "Atlas Copco Mucker" (approx. 3.5 miles away); Slim Princess (approx. 3.7 miles away); Whiskey Creek History (approx. 3.7 miles away); The Little Kittie Inn (approx. 3.7 miles away); The Ernest Kinney Teamster Family Mural (approx. 3.8 miles away); History of "Dangerous Arrest" (approx. 3.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bishop.
More about this marker. Laws Railroad Museum is located 4.5 miles north of Bishop, off U.S. Hwy 6.
Also see . . . Laws Railroad Museum and Historical Site. (Submitted on August 17, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars •
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