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Drytown in Amador County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

New Chicago

Est. 1877

 
 
New Chicago Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 6, 2011
1. New Chicago Marker
Inscription.  
Subdivision for the Grover Mine
Appox. 50 mines north to Plymouth
Peerless, California, New London

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sutter Creek Gold Mine Trail marker series.
 
Location. 38° 26.24′ N, 120° 50.181′ W. Marker is in Drytown, California, in Amador County. Marker is at the intersection of New Chicago Road and Old Drytown Plymouth Road on New Chicago Road. Main Street (State Hwy 49) changes name to New Chicago Road at the intersection with Old Drytown Plymouth Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 49483 New Chicago Road, Drytown CA 95699, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fremont-Gover Mine (approx. mile away); Treasure Mine (approx. 0.7 miles away); Early Day Butcher Shop (approx. one mile away); Drytown (approx. 1.1 miles away); Salute to Early Amador Miners (approx. 1.1 miles away); Bunker Hill Mine (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Drytown
New Chicago Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 6, 2011
2. New Chicago Marker
(approx. 1.2 miles away); Amador City Cemetery (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Drytown.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 538 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 15, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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