Auburn in Placer County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
G. Willment General Store
Site G. Willment General Store
Second floor was Mason Lodge
Built 1852 – Burned 1855
Rebuilt & Dedicated Dec.,27, 1860
Erected by Town of Auburn Community Project.
Location. 38° 53.785′ N, 121° 4.699′ W. Marker is in Auburn, California, in Placer County. Marker is at the intersection of Commercial Street and Court Street on Commercial Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 Commercial Street, Auburn CA 95603, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Masonic Hall Erected 1860 (here, next to this marker); Placer Press (here, next to this marker); Jacob Feldberg – L. Newman, Clothing (a few steps from this marker); Lawyers Row (within shouting distance of this marker); Auburn Native Sons Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Placer County Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); First Placer County Hospital (within shouting distance of this marker); Historical Auburn Fire House (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Auburn.
Also see . . . History of Eureka Lodge No. 16, Free and Accepted Masons. In May 1860 a contract was let to erect a Masonic Hall over a one story building on Commercial Street, then owned by George Wilmot. This new hall was completed (Submitted on July 5, 2011.)
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