Forest Hill in Placer County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1950 by The California Centennials Commission. Base furnished by Placer County Historical Society. Dedicated August 20, 1950. (Marker Number 398.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmarks series list. A significant historical month for this entry is June 1853.
Location. 39° 1.755′ N, 120° 51.686′ W. Marker is in Forest Hill, California, in Placer County. Marker is at the intersection of Yankee Jim Road and Spring Garden Road, on the right when traveling north on Yankee Jim Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Foresthill CA 95631, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Mining DitchForest Hill (approx. 2.4 miles away); Compressed Air Engine (approx. 2˝ miles away); Foresthill General Store (approx. 2˝ miles away); Foresthill School Bell (approx. 2.7 miles away); Foresthill Protestant Cemetery (approx. 2.8 miles away); St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Bell (approx. 2.8 miles away); Old Four Fingers (approx. 4.1 miles away).
Regarding Yankee Jim's. This site has been designated a California Registered Historical Landmark (No.398)
Also see . . .
1. California Genealogy: Yankee Jim’s. (Submitted on September 29, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.)
2. California Museum; Gold Rush District - Forest Hill. (Submitted on September 29, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 7, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 29, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. This page has been viewed 3,605 times since then and 99 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 29, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.