Lincoln in Placer County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Fruitvale School / Country School Era in Western Placer
Fruitvale School was chosen as the site for this plaque, because the building still exists (in 2005) and is still a community gathering place.
The schools (and last location):
Gold Hill (1855-1946) - - Ridge Road/G.H. Road
Mt. Pleasant (1853-1919) - - 3750 Mt. Pleasant
Manzanita/Coon Creek (1857-1899) - - Manzanita
Sheridan (1864-Present) - - 4750 H. St., Sheridan
Fairview (1867-1900) - - Nicolaus Road/West End
Valley View (1871-1991) - - 7755 McCourtney Road
Central (1872-1946) - - 1200 Block, Fiddyment
Daneville (1874-1919) - - McCourtney/Big Ben
New Hope (1884-1919) and (1932-1938) - - Garden Bar Road at Coon Creek
Fruitvale (1888-1946) - - 3425 Fruitvale Road
Orange Valley (1888-1916) - -
Fair Oaks (1900-1936) - - 4538 Wise Road
Rivervale (1914-1939) - - Moore Rd./County Line
This marker provided by and dedicated by
Silver Star Parlor #63
Native Sons of the Golden West
Lincoln, California, September 9, 2005
Erected 1999 by Placer County Historical Society and Native Sons of the Golden West, Silver Star Parlor #63.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series list. A significant historical date for this entry is September 9, 1836.
Location. 38° 54.753′ N, 121° 14.021′ W. Marker is in Lincoln, California, in Placer County. Marker can be reached from Fruitvale Road west of Stafford Lane, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3425 Fruitvale Road, Lincoln CA 95648, 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. Virginiatown (approx. 1.3 miles away); First Clay Pipe Plant in the West (approx. 3.4 miles away); Colonel C. Lincoln Wilson (approx. 3.4 miles away); Lincoln World War II Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); Beerman Plaza (approx. 3.4 miles away); New Hoppert Building (approx. 3½ miles away); I O O F Building (approx. 3½ miles away); Emmada Building (approx. 3½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lincoln.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 28, 2011, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,272 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 28, 2011, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. 6. submitted on October 25, 2011, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. 7, 8. submitted on April 28, 2011, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.