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Blairsden in Plumas County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Jamison City

Eureka Mine and Mill

 

—Johnstown —

 
Jamison City Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, August 8, 2009
1. Jamison City Marker
Inscription. Along the Pioneer Trail lies Jamison City and Mine. Large producer, famous for its 52-pound nugget; Eureka Mill and Mine yielding $17 millions to Cornish miners and others. Johnstown, now Johnsville, well preserved '49 town.

Historical Landmark No. 196
Department of Public Works — Division of Highways
 
Erected 1935 by Department of Public Works — Division of Highways. (Marker Number 196.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the California Historical Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 39° 47.067′ N, 120° 37.2′ W. Marker is in Blairsden, California, in Plumas County. Marker is at the intersection of Highway 89 and Highway 70, on the right when traveling north on Highway 89. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Blairsden-Graeagle CA 96103, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jamison City, Eureka Mine and Mill, Johnstown (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mohawk Hotel and Tavern (approx. 0.9 miles away but has been reported missing); Johnsville Firehouse (approx. 4.4 miles away); Longboard Ski Races
Jamison City Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, August 8, 2009
2. Jamison City Marker
(approx. 4.4 miles away); Pioneer Ski Area of America (approx. 4.6 miles away); Emigrant Trail (approx. 4.6 miles away); Winter in the Sierra (approx. 4.6 miles away); Thar’s Gold in Them Hills! (approx. 4.6 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. California Office of Historic Preservation (OHP). (Submitted on August 24, 2009, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
2. Eureka Tunnel - Plumas Eureka Mine. (Submitted on August 24, 2009, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
3. Ghost Town Explorers - Plumas-Eureka, California. Contains nice photos of the towns mentioned. (Submitted on August 24, 2009, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.) 
 
Categories. Natural ResourcesSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 1,078 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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