Forestville in Sonoma County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
First Power Commercial Sawmill
Erected 1970 by California State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the California Division of Forestry and Forest Products Industries of California. (Marker Number 835.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1834.
Location. 38° 29.594′ N, 122° 53.747′ W. Marker is in Forestville, California, in Sonoma County. Marker is at the intersection of River Road and Mirabel Road, on the left when traveling west on River Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8691 River Road, Forestville CA 95436, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of The Wohler Ranch -- 1856 (approx. one mile away); Walters Ranch Hop Kiln (approx. 3.3 miles away); Korbel Station (approx. 3.9 miles away); Shiloh Cemetery (approx. 4.9 miles away); Sturgeon's Mill (approx. 5.6 miles away); a different marker also named Sturgeons Mill (approx. 5.6 miles away); Bank of Guerneville (approx. 5.6 miles away); Guerneville Historical Marker (approx. 5.7 miles away).
More about this marker. The marker is located in the Park 'n Ride lot.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 11, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 4, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 165 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 4, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.