Downieville in Sierra County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Major William Downie Cabin Site
Erected 1993 by Major William Downie Chapter 1849, E Clampus Vitus.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 39° 33.788′ N, 120° 49.535′ W. Marker is in Downieville, California, in Sierra County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Also known as Old Main Street) and East River Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street (Also known as Old Main Street). Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 430 Main Street, Downieville CA 95936, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Downieville Brewery (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Downieville Foundry (about 700 feet away); Arrastra (approx. 0.2 miles away); Downieville Museum (approx. 0.2 miles away); Downieville (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mackerman & Company Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Charles Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Shooting of Thaddeus Purdy (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Downieville.
Also see . . . Major William Downie. A biography which includes historic photos, including a photo of the Downie cabin.
Categories. • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2012, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 251 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 5, 2012, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.