Latrobe in El Dorado County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 2008 by E Clampus Vitus, James W. Marshall Chapter No.49.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 38° 33.518′ N, 120° 58.884′ W. Marker is in Latrobe, California, in El Dorado County. Marker is on South Shingle Road near Elvira Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located at the I.O.O.F. Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7672 South Shingle Road, Shingle Springs CA 95682, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Latrobe Elementary School (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gold Mining and Michigan Bar (approx. 6.3 miles away); Forest Home (approx. Du Roc House (approx. 6.6 miles away); Camp Site of Boston-Newton Party (approx. 7.9 miles away); Mormon Tavern (approx. 8 miles away); Memorial Entrance (approx. 8.9 miles away); Benny Brown Arena (approx. 8.9 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Sacramento Valley Railroad (1852 – 1877). On April 19 1877 the Sacramento Valley Railroad was consolidated with the Folsom and Placerville Railroad to form the Sacramento and Placerville Railroad. (Submitted on May 24, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
2. Sacramento History Online. Click “View Large Image” link to view an expense bill for the Sacramento and Placerville Railroad from 1889. (Submitted on May 24, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
Categories. • Notable Places • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on January 14, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 24, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,444 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 24, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.