Rough and Ready in Nevada County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Rough and Ready
Erected 1960 by California State Park Commission in cooperation with the Rough and Ready Chamber of Commerce (May 8, 1960). (Marker Number 294.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the California Historical Landmarks marker series.
Location. 39° 13.763′ N, 121° 8.329′ W. Marker is in Rough and Ready, California, in Nevada County. Marker is at the intersection of Rough and Ready Highway and Mountain Rose Road, on the right when traveling west on Rough and Ready Highway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rough and Ready CA 95975, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fippin's Blacksmith Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); Republic of Rough and Ready (within shouting distance of this marker); Toll Road Stake Rough and Ready Toll House (about 700 feet away); Indian Grinding Rock (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rowe Saw Mill (approx. 0.2 miles away); The China Wall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lyman Gilmore, Jr. (approx. 3.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Rough and Ready.
Regarding Rough and Ready. This site is a California Registered Historical Landmark (No. 294).
Also see the nearby Republic of Rough and Ready and Fippin's Blacksmith Shop markers.
Also see . . .
1. Ghost Towns: Rough and Ready. (Submitted on August 21, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
2. About Nevada County: Rough and Ready. (Submitted on August 21, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
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