Near Keeler in Inyo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1980 by Slim Princess Chapter No. 395 E Clampus Vitus.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 14, 1948.
Location. 36° 29.197′ N, 117° 51.982′ W. Marker is near Keeler, California, in Inyo County. Marker is on Cerro Gordo Road just north of California Route 136, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Keeler CA 93530, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Keeler (approx. 0.4 miles away); Keeler Then to Now (approx. half a mile away); Owens Lake Dust Mitigation Program (approx. 1.8 miles away); Owens Lake Silver-Lead Furnace New Water, New Life (approx. 3.7 miles away); Gifts of Rock and Water (approx. 4.2 miles away); Traces of the Past (approx. 4.6 miles away); Highway History (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Keeler.
Also see . . .
1. Cerro Gordo Mines website. (Submitted on July 19, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Ghost Town Trail. A YouTube driving tour complete with photos of the town. (Submitted on July 20, 2018.)
1. Cerro Gordo Ghost Town Sold
The 300 acre ghost town has recently sold for $1.4 million. Cerro Gordo is nearly 8 miles northeast of the marker.
— Submitted July 19, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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