Bridgeport in Mono County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The ghosts of Masonic have many secrets.
Erected 1970 by Bodie Chaper, E Clampus Vitus.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 38° 21.983′ N, 119° 7.108′ W. Marker is in Bridgeport, California, in Mono County. Marker is on Masonic Road 0.3 miles west of Bodie Masonic Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. 13 miles from Bridgeport, turn onto Masonic Road, a dirt road off Highway 182 and drive 9 miles, staying to the left when you get to
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. East Walker Toll House (approx. 5.2 miles away); First Bridgeport Courthouse (approx. 9½ miles away); Old County Jail (approx. 9.6 miles away); "Bridgeport Inn" (approx. 9.7 miles away); Mono County Memorial Hall (approx. 9.7 miles away); Bridgeport Chronicle-Union (approx. 9.7 miles away); Frontier Justice (approx. 9.7 miles away); Bridgeport Elementary School (approx. 9.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bridgeport.
More about this marker. Marker was put up in 1970 to the left of the Rock Cabin in Lower Masonic. Since that time the brass marker has been vandalized with 2 bullet holes.
Regarding Masonic. Masonic is a turn of the century gold mine town that is slowly decaying. There are still recognizable log cabins in the area, but most have fallen down.
Also see . . . Nice pictures of Masonic and Tram peak. (Submitted on November 7, 2010, by Lester J Letson of Fresno, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 7, 2010, by Lester J Letson of Fresno, California. This page has been viewed 648 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on November 7, 2010, by Lester J Letson of Fresno, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.