Placerville in El Dorado County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
— 1885 – 1954 —
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Parks & Recreational Areas.
Location. 38° 43.785′ N, 120° 47.948′ W. Marker is in Placerville, California, in El Dorado County. Marker is at the intersection of Bradford Street and Main Street, on the right when traveling north on Bradford Street. Marker is located across Bradford Street from the El Dorado County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Placerville CA 95667, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Placerville (here, next to this marker); County of El Dorado Courthouse Restoration (a few steps from this marker); Emigrant Jane (within shouting distance of this marker); Fountain and Tallman Soda Works (within shouting distance of this marker); Confidence Engine Company (within shouting distance of this Confidence Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Douglass – Hines Building Bricks (within shouting distance of this marker); In Respectful Memory of Joseph M. Staples (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Placerville.
1. The Placerville Bell
This area of Placerville is currently undergoing extensive road construction. The bell that normally is on display at this little park is being held at the El Dorado County Museum for safe keeping. At the completion of construction the bell will be returned to this spot.
— Submitted October 31, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 3, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 31, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. This page has been viewed 2,415 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 31, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. 3, 4. submitted on November 7, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. 5. submitted on October 31, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.