Pine Grove in Amador County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Pine Grove post office was established July 12, 1856. First school was opened about 1853.
Several nearby mines, located in East Gold Belt, were worked during Gold Rush, prospected ever since.
Board of Supervisors
In Amador County’s
125th Anniversary Year,
Erected 1979 by Amador County Board of Supervisors.
Location. 38° 24.793′ N, 120° 39.51′ W. Marker is in Pine Grove, California, in Amador County. Marker is on State Highway 88 east of Irishtown Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 19840 State Highway 88, Pine Grove CA 95665, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hun'ge (approx. 1.1 miles away); Chaw'se (approx. 1.2 miles away); Petroglyphs (Rock Carvings) (approx. 1.2 miles away); Chaw Sé Roundhouse (approx. 1.2 miles away); Volcano Masonic Cave Moose Milk (approx. 2˝ miles away); St. George Hotel (approx. 2˝ miles away); General Store (approx. 2˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pine Grove.
More about this marker. The monument/marker is directly next to the community park, and across the street from the town hall.
Also see . . .
1. The Amador County Chamber of Commerce web page of Pine Grove History. (Submitted on August 20, 2008.)
2. Pine Grove Information. (Submitted on August 20, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 20, 2008, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 1,603 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 20, 2008, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.