Foresthill in Placer County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
State Registered Landmark No. 399
Tablet placed by California Centennials Commission
Base furnished by Placer County Historical Society
Dedicated August 20, 1950
Erected 1950 by California Centennials Commission. (Marker Number 399.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1850.
Location. 39° 1.218′ N, 120° 49.044′ W. Marker is in Foresthill, California, in Placer County. Marker is on Foresthill Divide Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Foresthill CA 95631, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of Foresthill General Store (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Compressed Air Engine (about 500 feet away); Foresthill School Bell (approx. ¼ mile away); Foresthill Protestant Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Bell (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Foresthill.
Also see . . . More Tales From the Mines--Gold Districts of California. (Submitted on November 10, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
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