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Drytown in Amador County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Early Day Butcher Shop

 
 
Early Day Butcher Shop Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 11, 2005
1. Early Day Butcher Shop Marker
Inscription. One of Amador County's oldest buildings. Marble floor hauled by mule-team from Fiddletown quarry.
 
Erected 1969.
 
Location. 38° 26.466′ N, 120° 51.302′ W. Marker is in Drytown, California, in Amador County. Marker is on Hanford Street (State Highway 49), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Drytown CA 95699, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Drytown (a few steps from this marker); Salute to Early Amador Miners (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Drytown (approx. 0.2 miles away); New Chicago (approx. one mile away); Fremont-Gover Mine (approx. 1.3 miles away); Treasure Mine (approx. 1.6 miles away); Bunker Hill Mine (approx. 2 miles away); Amador City Cemetery (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Drytown.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable Buildings
 
Early Day Butcher Shop and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 11, 2005
2. Early Day Butcher Shop and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 19, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,575 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 18, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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