Meyers in El Dorado County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
California registered historical Landmark No. 708
Erected 1960 by California State Park Commission in cooperation with the James W. Marshall Chapter No. 49, E Clampus Vitus, the Lake Tahoe South Shore Chamber of Commerce, and the Central Overland Pony Express Trail Association. (Marker Number 708.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus, and the Pony Express National Historic Trail marker series.
Location. 38° 51.353′ N, 120° 0.778′ W. Marker is in Meyers, California, in El Dorado County. Marker is on US Highway 50 (U.S. 50) west of Pioneer Trail, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2977 Highway 50, Meyers, CA 96150, South Lake Tahoe CA 96150, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John (Snowshoe) Thompson (here, next to this marker); Yank’s Added Station (here, next to this marker); Site of Echo Summit (approx. 3.1 miles away); Riding into the Winner's Circle (approx. 6 miles away); "The Only Way to See Lake Tahoe" (approx. 6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Meyers.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Follow the first Eastbound journey of the Pony Express through California to Genoa, Nevada....To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . .
1. Gold Rush Chronicles – The Pony Express. (Submitted on July 12, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
2. Bob Haslam. (Submitted on July 12, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
3. Pony Express Historic Resources Study. (Submitted on July 12, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
4. Pony Express National Historic Trail. (Submitted on October 14, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
Categories. • Communications • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 12, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 2,458 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 12, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.