Weaverville in Trinity County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Paymaster Mine Stampmill
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1901.
Location. 40° 43.797′ N, 122° 56.387′ W. Marker is in Weaverville, California, in Trinity County. Marker is on Main Street (California Route 3 / 229), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 780 Main Street, Weaverville CA 96093, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Trinity Congregational Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Lee Family Ranch House (within shouting distance of this marker); Joss House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Won Lim MiaoPacific Brewery (about 800 feet away); Weaverville Chinatown (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cameron Building Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Weaverville Fire Station (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weaverville.
More about this marker. The Paymaster Stampmill is an outdoor exhibit on grounds of the Jake Jackson Memorial Museum. The museum is run by the Trinity County Historical Society. In addition to numerous indoor and outdoor exhibits, the museum also house the historical society's research library.
Also see . . . Jake Jackson Memorial Museum - Trintiy County Historical Society. The objective of the Trinity County Historical Society is to discover, collect, preserve and disseminate knowledge about the history of Trinity County. It is an organization of volunteers and all of its activities and accomplishments are due to the interest and effort of its members. The Trinity Pioneer Association and the Society of Old Settlers, an organization consisting of pioneers who arrived in the community prior to 1860, preceded the Historical Society (Submitted on June 6, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 6, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 428 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 6, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. 6. submitted on July 30, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on June 6, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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