Jamestown in Tuolumne County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Sierra Railway Shops
Erected 2015 by The Native Sons of the Golden West HPF and California State Parks. (Marker Number 1053.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Entertainment • Railroads & Streetcars. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmarks, and the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series lists.
Location. 37° 57.076′ N, 120° 25.098′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, California, in Tuolumne County. Marker is at the intersection of Sierra Avenue and 9th Street, on the left when traveling south on Sierra Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jamestown CA 95327, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. “Railtown 1897” (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sierra Railroad (about 500 feet away); Jamestown United Methodist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); St. James Church (approx. ¼ mile away); National Hotel (approx. ¼ mile away); Ramirez – Preston Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jamestown (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Emporium – 1897 (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jamestown.
Also see . . .
1. Railtown 1897 State Historic Park. (Submitted on March 5, 2016, by James King of San Miguel, California.)
2. Shortlines - Sierra Railway. ...one of the worlds great model railroads. (Submitted on March 5, 2016, by James King of San Miguel, California.)
3. Not Lookin' Too Great in '64. (Submitted on March 5, 2016, by James King of San Miguel, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 5, 2016, by James King of San Miguel, California. This page has been viewed 370 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on March 5, 2016, by James King of San Miguel, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.