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Near Red Mountain in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

The Owl Hotel

 
 
The Owl Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, December 3, 2011
1. The Owl Hotel Marker
Inscription.  
The Owl Hotel
where the action was!
Dedicated to Hattie, Little
Eva and the girls of the line.
While the men mined silver,
they dug for gold.

 
Erected 1973 by Billy Holcomb Chapter No. 1069, E Clampus Vitus. (Marker Number 8.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EntertainmentIndustry & CommerceNotable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list.
 
Location. 35° 21.119′ N, 117° 37.146′ W. Marker is near Red Mountain, California, in Kern County. Marker is on U.S. 395 0.2 miles south of Red Mountain Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 699 US-395, Randsburg CA 93554, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kelly Silver Mine (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named The Kelly Silver Mine (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Baltic Mine (approx. 0.7 miles away); Yellow Aster Gold Mine
The Owl Hotel image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, December 3, 2011
2. The Owl Hotel
(approx. 0.7 miles away); Rand District Community Cemetery (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Commerical Hotel (approx. 2.3 miles away); Rand Mining District (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Joint (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Red Mountain.
 
More about this marker. The plaque is mounted over the front door.
 
Owl Hotel and Madam’s House image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, June 27, 2020
3. Owl Hotel and Madam’s House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 6, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 835 times since then. Last updated on July 6, 2020, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 6, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.   3. submitted on July 6, 2020, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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