Milton in Calaveras County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Milton Masonic Hall
Grand Lodge F. & A.M. of California
Dec. 19, 1962
Erected 1962 by Grand Lodge F.& A.M. of California.
Location. 38° 1.936′ N, 120° 51.169′ W. Marker is in Milton, California, in Calaveras County. Marker is at the intersection of Flint Street and Milton Road, on the right when traveling north on Flint Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 17020 Flint Street, San Andreas CA 95249, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jenny Lind (approx. 4.4 miles away); Madame Josephine Felix (approx. 8.6 miles away); Farmington Odd Fellows Lodge #296 (approx. 10.7 miles away); Valley Spring (approx. 11.1 miles away); Double Springs (approx. 12.4 miles away); Camanche (approx. 12.7 miles away); Campo Seco (approx. 13½ miles away); a different marker also named Double Springs (approx. 13.7 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia Article – Milton, California. (Submitted on June 8, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
2. Calaveras Enterprise. The Milton Masonic Hall was destroyed by fire on 23 January 2016. (Submitted on July 14, 2016, by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California.)
1. Milton, California
Milton, California is an inhabited ghost town in Central California. Milton was for a brief time, an important railhead. The rail line from Stockton was originally slated to be pushed into nearby Copperopolis, but the market for copper declined after the civil war and the rail line ended at Milton. Rail service gradually declined until it was discontinued in 1940. The rails were salvaged shortly after for use in the war effort.
The most substantial historic building left in Milton is the Masonic hall. The hall was originally erected in Copperopolis, but
— Submitted June 8, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Notable Buildings •
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