Paradise in Butte County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Old Paradise Depot
Dedicated April 24, 1982
Erected 1982 by Pair-O-Dice Chapter 7-11, E Clampus Vitus, Centennial Chapter No. 295, Native Daughters of the Golden West and Paradise Visitors Bureau. (Marker Number Butte 011.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus, and the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 39° 45.178′ N, 121° 37.436′ W. Marker is in Paradise, California, in Butte County. Marker is on Black Olive Drive north of Pearson Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker faces Black Olive Drive in front of
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. PFC. Steven J. Walberg-Riotto (within shouting distance of this marker); Paradise Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Town of Paradise Memorial Trailway (within shouting distance of this marker); Paradise Pioneers (approx. half a mile away); Old Paradise (approx. one mile away); Centerville School (approx. 3 miles away); Centerville Cemetery (approx. 3.4 miles away); The Dogtown Nugget (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Paradise.
Also see . . .
1. The Gold Nugget Museum. The depot now houses the Paradise Railroad Museum which opened in 2007. (Submitted on April 10, 2010.)
2. The Butte County Railroad. Wikipedia article on the history of the railroad. (Submitted on April 10, 2010.)
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,214 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on April 10, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.