Marysville in Yuba County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
These pumps with a capacity to pump 18,265 gallons per minute, helped to keep Marysville dry during the Great Floods of 1955.
Dedicated the 4th Day of April, 1990
The Rotary Club of Marysville
Erected 1990 by The Rotary Club of Marysville.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 39° 8.827′ N, 121° 35.344′ W. Marker is in Marysville, California, in Yuba County. Marker can be reached from 11th Street. Marker is located at Ellis Lake in Marysville off of “D” and Eleventh Streets. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marysville CA 95901, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ellis Lake (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Yuba County Courthouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); José Manuel Ramírez Rosales Yuba County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Beckwourth Trail – Marysville (approx. 0.6 miles away); Historical Monument of Macy’s (approx. ¾ mile away); Mission Building (approx. ¾ mile away); New Mecklenberg (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marysville.
Also see . . . The Big Flood, California 1955. (Submitted on April 7, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 7, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,461 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 7, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.