Dutch Flat in Placer County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Adobe Store Building
Erected by Placer County Historical Society.
Location. 39° 12.188′ N, 120° 50.238′ W. Marker is in Dutch Flat, California, in Placer County. Marker is on Stockton Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 900 Stockton Road, Dutch Flat CA 95714, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dutch Flat (approx. ¼ mile away); Hydraulic Mining (approx. 1.8 miles away); Chinese Railroad Workers (approx. 1.8 miles away); Gold Run (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Stevens Trail (approx. 6.7 miles away); Iowa Hill (approx. 6.8 miles away); Cape Horn Promontory (approx. 6.9 miles away); The History of This Area (approx. 8 miles away).
Regarding Adobe Store Building. This building was built using the Chinese rammed-earth method of construction. While built by the Chinese, they to do not appear to have used it. The building was used as a warehouse.
Related marker. another marker that is related to this marker. Another building using this rammed-earth method of constuction used by Chinese in the Gold County
Also see . . .
1. Dutch Flat on Wikipedia. Includes information on Chinese residents. Also includes historic photos. (Submitted on July 16, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
2. The Anti-Chinese Movement in Dutch Flat. Excerpts from The Dutch Flat Chronicles (Submitted on July 16, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 16, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 541 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 16, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.