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Weaverville in Trinity County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Joss House

 
 
Joss House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 2, 2012
1. Joss House Marker
Inscription.
This Joss House
Was built in 1874 by
Chinese Miners
who came to the Trinity County
in search of gold.

 
Erected 1941 by Native Daughters of the Golden West, Eltapome Parlor No. 55.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 40° 43.893′ N, 122° 56.428′ W. Marker is in Weaverville, California, in Trinity County. Marker can be reached from Main Street (California Route 3 / 229), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 630 Main Street, Weaverville CA 96093, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Won Lim Miao (a few steps from this marker); Pacific Brewery (within shouting distance of this marker); Weaverville Chinatown (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cameron Building Site (about 300 feet away); Old Weaverville Fire Station (about 300 feet away); E Clampus Vitus 1855 & 1962 (about 400 feet away); Weaverville / Mountain Charlie (about 500 feet away); Trinity Congregational Church (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Weaverville.
 
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Joss House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 2, 2012
2. Joss House Marker
Weaverville Joss House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 2, 2012
3. Weaverville Joss House
The Temple of the Forest Beneath The Clouds image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 2, 2012
4. The Temple of the Forest Beneath The Clouds
Kuan Yin, “One Who Listens” image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 2, 2012
5. Kuan Yin, “One Who Listens”
Dedicated 1985
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 433 times since then and 4 times this year. Last updated on . Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. 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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