Near Keeler in Inyo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Premiere Marble was purchased by its present owner F.W. Aggregates, in 1992 and continues operation to this day. It is the largest dolomite marble mine in the United States. A recent survey of the mines potential revealed that the dolomite deposit is approximatey seven miles long and 1,400 feet deep, giving it a virtual unlimited supply for many years to come. Plant superintendent, Manuel Castro has generously donated these large white dolomite rocks for Slim Princess Chapter's historic plaques for the past 35 years.
Erected 2006 by Slim Princess Chapter No. 395, E Clampus Vitus.
Location. 36° 32.459′ N, 117° 55.884′ W. Marker is near Keeler, California, in Inyo County. Marker is on Dolomite Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Keeler CA 93530, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Owens Lake Silver-Lead Furnace (approx. 1.8 miles away); Owens Lake Dust Mitigation Program (approx. 3.4 miles away); Keeler (approx. 4.9 miles away); Cerro Gordo (approx. 5.2 miles away); Lone Pine Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 7.7 miles away); Lone Pine Film Museum (approx. 8.3 miles away); The Adobe Wall (approx. 8.6 miles away); Wedding of the Waters Pageant (approx. 8.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Keeler.
Also see . . . Stone Quarries and Beyond - Inyo County. (Submitted on April 2, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.)
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