Near Colfax in Placer County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Tablet placed by California Centennials Commission
Base furnished by Placer County Historical Society
Erected 1950 by California Centennials Commission, Placer County Historical Society and Iowa Hill Community. (Marker Number 40.)
Location. 39° 6.361′ N, 120° 51.691′ W. Marker is near Colfax, California, in Placer County. Marker is on Iowa Hill Road 9 miles south of Interstate 80, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3001 Iowa Hill Road, Colfax CA 95713, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Stevens Trail (about 700 feet away, measured in a Cape Horn Promontory (approx. 3.7 miles away); Gold Run (approx. 4.7 miles away); Historic Bell From St. Dominic's Church at Iowa Hill (approx. 4.9 miles away); Schuyler Colfax (approx. 4.9 miles away); Colfax (approx. 4.9 miles away); Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad (approx. 4.9 miles away); Colfax Freight Depot (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Colfax.
Also see . . . Iowa Hill. The history of Iowa Hill dating back to the gold rush days with pictures and genealogy. (Submitted on July 2, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Additional keywords. California Gold Rush
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 2, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 353 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 2, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.