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Near Penn Valley in Nevada County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Mooney Flat Hotel

1856 – 1958

 
 
Mooney Flat Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 25, 2011
1. Mooney Flat Hotel Marker
Inscription. Site of the first 3 story team & stage stop on the Henness Pass route to the Northern Mines & Comstock Lode. Built & operated by George & Veronica Schmidt served miners, travelers & teamsters.
 
Erected 1982 by T.R.A.S.H. (ECV) and Earl Schmidt & Family.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
 
Location. 39° 12.98′ N, 121° 16.404′ W. Marker is near Penn Valley, California, in Nevada County. Marker is on Mooney Flat Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10885 Mooney Flat Road, Penn Valley CA 95946, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Edward James McGanney (approx. 1.4 miles away); Church of the Immaculate Conception (approx. 1.4 miles away); Sucker Flat (approx. 1.4 miles away); Smartsville Grocery (approx. 1.4 miles away); Smartville / Smartsville (approx. 1.4 miles away); Timbuctoo (approx. 2.4 miles away); The Yuba River Bridge at Parks Bar (approx. 3.2 miles away); Anthony House and Ranch (approx. 3.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Penn Valley.
 
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Mooney Flat Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 25, 2011
2. Mooney Flat Hotel Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 614 times since then and 47 times this year. Last updated on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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