Knights Ferry in Stanislaus County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Knights Ferry Hook & Ladder
Est. December 8, 1871
Erected by 1998 Sesquicentennial Committee.
Location. 37° 49.131′ N, 120° 40.349′ W. Marker is in Knights Ferry, California, in Stanislaus County. Marker can be reached from Main Street-Sonora Road. Click for map. Marker is mounted on the wall of the Hook & Ladder Firehouse. Marker is in this post office area: Oakdale CA 95361, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Knight's Ferry (within shouting distance of this marker); Miller's Saloon (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Knights Ferry No. 2 (about 400 feet away); Knights Ferry - The Store (about 400 feet away); Tulloch’s Mill (approx. 0.4 miles away); Knights Ferry Covered Bridge (approx. The Ancient and Honorable Order of E Clampus Vitus (approx. half a mile away); Buena Vista (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Knights Ferry.
Also see . . .
1. Malakoff: Firehouse. (Submitted on October 24, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
2. Rootsweb: Modesto Bee, Friday August 10, 1951. Obituary for Shuper Williams. Last man to have pulled the Knights Ferry Fire Wagon (Submitted on October 29, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
3. jettonjoshua’s photo stream – Flickr:. Knights Ferry Photos - includes a photo of the fire wagon. (Submitted on October 29, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,200 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 3. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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