Murphys in Calaveras County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Buena Vista Cemetery
Erected 2013 by Grand Parlor and Chispa Parlor #139 Native Sons of the Golden West & Grand Parlor and Ruby Parlor #46 Native Daughters of the Golden West. (Marker Number GPY 136-10.)
Marker series. This marker is Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 38° 8.171′ N, 120° 27.482′ W. Marker is in Murphys, California, in Calaveras County. Marker is on Jones Street 0.1 miles west of Hwy 4 (California Route 4), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Murphys CA 95247, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Murphys Grammar School (a few steps from this marker); Dunbar House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Valente Building (about 500 feet away); Joseph Schachten (approx. 0.2 miles away); Murphys (approx. ¼ mile away); Murphy Brothers (approx. ¼ mile away); Stangetti – Solari – Cademartori Store (approx. ¼ mile away); Albert A. Michelson (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Murphys.
More about this marker. The marker is on the right pillar of the gates to Cemetery Lane.
Also see . . . Buena Vista Cemetery. Buena Vista Cemetery is located at 186 Cemetery Lane, in Murphys, CA 95247 and has grave sites dating back to the early years of the Gold Rush era with the earliest known burial there in June of 1855. The older sections of the cemetery have large ornate monuments adorning many of the graves. There are also simple concrete slabs and wood markers. (Submitted on June 18, 2013, by James King of San Miguel, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 18, 2013, by James King of San Miguel, California. This page has been viewed 531 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 18, 2013, by James King of San Miguel, California. 5, 6. submitted on June 23, 2013. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.