Rough and Ready in Nevada County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Rough and Ready Toll House
Erected 2009 by Wm. Bull Meek - Wm. Morris Stewart Chapter No. 10, E Clampus Vitus, Nevada City, Ca. (Marker Number 08-01.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list.
Location. 39° 13.8′ N, 121° 8.177′ W. Marker is in Rough and Ready, California, in Nevada County. Marker is on Rough and Ready Highway, on the right when traveling east. Marker is mounted on the front of the building near the entrance to the reconstructed pioneer town. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14365 Rough and Ready Highway, Rough and Ready CA 95975, 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. Toll Road Stake (a few steps from this marker); Rowe Saw MillThe China Wall (a few steps from this marker); Indian Grinding Rock (a few steps from this marker); Fippin's Blacksmith Shop (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Republic of Rough and Ready (about 700 feet away); Rough and Ready (about 700 feet away); Lyman Gilmore, Jr. (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rough and Ready.
Also see . . .
1. Rough and Ready Toll House. The University of California, Davis has in their Library's Special Collection a postcard image of The Old Toll House. (Submitted on January 23, 2011.)
2. Rough and Ready Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber website details the history of the town and offers links to other historic buildings and sites with photos and additional information. (Submitted on January 23, 2011.)
3. Bringing the West Alive. A The Union.com article detailing the little western town that has been built at the Toll House. (Submitted on January 23, 2011.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 23, 2011, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 788 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 23, 2011, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 4. submitted on January 20, 2011, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 5. submitted on January 23, 2011. 6. submitted on January 23, 2011, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.