“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Bridgeport in Mono County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)

East Walker Toll House

East Walker Toll House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 22, 2011
1. East Walker Toll House Marker
Inscription. Henry Hayes lived in the toll house building on this site and collected tolls beginning about 1880 and continued until the county purchased the road in 1915. State ownership occurred August 21, 1833. Tolls were 25 for saddle horsed, 75 for teams, 75 for autos. D. Hayes, J.J. Welxh and A.F. Bryant had the original road built in 1868.
Erected 1975 by E Clampus Vitus, Bodie Chapter No. 64/Mono County Board of Supervisors.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 38° 20.474′ N, 119° 12.472′ W. Marker is near Bridgeport, California, in Mono County. Marker is on Sweetwater Road (State Highway 182). Click for map. The marker is approximately 6 miles north of Bridgeport on Highway 182. Marker is in this post office area: Bridgeport CA 93517, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Masonic (approx. 5.2 miles away); First Bridgeport Courthouse (approx. 5.9 miles away); Bridgeport Elementary School (approx. 5.9 miles away); Old County Jail (approx. 5.9 miles away); Mono County Memorial Hall (approx. 6 miles away); Bridgeport Chronicle-Union (approx. 6 miles away); "Bridgeport Inn" (approx. 6 miles away); Mono County Court House (approx. 6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bridgeport.
Categories. Roads & Vehicles
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 355 times since then and 68 times this year. Photo   1. 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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