Coloma in El Dorado County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected by Marshall Gold Discovery Site.
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 between the two Chinese stores located on Highway 49 across from the Sutter's Mill Replica parking area. 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. James W. Marshall (here, next to this marker); Chinese Miners of the Mother Lode (here, next to this marker); Mormon Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); Sutter Mill Replica (within shouting distance of this marker); Minerís Cabin 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: All other Coloma markers for additional information.
Also see . . . Coloma Valley Gold Discovery: History of the Chinese in Coloma. (Submitted on October 8, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 8, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,814 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 8, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 7. submitted on May 18, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.