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Near Mokelumne Hill in Calaveras County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Double Springs

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By Syd Whittle, October 20, 2010
1. Double Springs Marker
Inscription. Founded February 18, 1850. Became county seat of Calaveras County. Old court house, said to be constructed of lumber brought from China, is still standing but not on the original site.
Historical Landmark No. 264

 
Erected by Department of Public Works – Division of Highways. (Marker Number 264.)
 
Location. 38° 12.563′ N, 120° 44.518′ W. Marker is near Mokelumne Hill, California, in Calaveras County. Marker is on State Highway 12/26. Click for map. Marker is located 5.2 miles east of Valley Springs. Marker is in this post office area: Mokelumne Hill CA 95245, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 2.1 miles away); Chili Gulch (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Double Springs (approx. 2.7 miles away); San Andreas (approx. 3.4 miles away); First Restaurant in Town (approx. 3.4 miles away); Paloma (Fosteria) (approx. 3.6 miles away); Calaveras County Hospital Cemetery (approx. 4.5 miles away); Valley Spring (approx. 4.9 miles away).
 
More about this marker. A duplicate marker is located 2.7 miles west on Highway 12/26.
Double Springs Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, October 20, 2010
2. Double Springs Marker
See "Nearby Marker" Double Springs for additional photos, "Also See" links and additional information.
 
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Double Springs Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, October 20, 2010
3. Double Springs Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 626 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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