Murphys in Calaveras County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
St. Patrick's Catholic Church
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. A significant historical date for this entry is November 3, 1864.
Location. 38° 8.374′ N, 120° 27.987′ W. Marker is in Murphys, California, in Calaveras County. Marker can be reached from Sheep Ranch Road, 0.1 miles east of Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 619 Sheep Ranch Road, Murphys CA 95247, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Heinsdorff Bakery (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Independent Order of Odd Fellows Hall (about 700 feet away); Site of E.C.V. Saloon (about 700 feet away); E Clampus Vitus The Compere Store (about 700 feet away); Maj. James D. Savage (about 700 feet away); John Murphy (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named E Clampus Vitus (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Murphys.
More about this marker. Marker is to the right of the front door.
Regarding St. Patrick's Catholic Church. Constructed of locally-made brick in Gothic Revival style on land donated by Dr. Jones.
Also see . . . Murphys Town History. A short history of Murphys, including a small piece on St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church. (Submitted on February 11, 2009.)
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