Coloma in El Dorado County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
James W. Marshall
Discoverer of Gold
Erected 1957 by James W. Marshall Chapter No.49, Hangtown, California.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 38° 48.087′ N, 120° 53.572′ W. Marker is in Coloma, California, in El Dorado County. Marker can be reached from State Highway 49. Touch for map. Marker is located between the two Chinese Store buildings on the southern side of State Highway 49. Marker is in this post office area: Coloma CA 95613, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chinese Miners of the Mother Lode (here, next to this marker); Chinese Stores (here, next to this marker); Mormon Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); Sutter Mill Replica Miner’s Cabin (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Coloma Road (about 300 feet away); Sutter Mill Timbers (about 300 feet away); James Wilson Marshall (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Coloma.
More about this marker. Also see: James W. Marshall and all other Sutter’s Mill and Coloma markers for additional information.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 7, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 2,712 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 7, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 4. submitted on October 8, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.