Near Mammoth Lakes in Mono County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1984 by E Clampus Vitus, Bodie Chapter No. 64.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 37° 37.025′ N, 118° 59.913′ W. Marker is near Mammoth Lakes, California, in Mono County. Marker is on Old Mammoth Road. Touch for map. The marker is on Old Mammoth Road, 0.2 miles east of the Lake Mary Road intersection. Marker is in this post office area: Mammoth Lakes CA 93546, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Historic Knight Wheel (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Mammoth Consolidated Gold Mine (approx. 1.8 miles away); Old French Trail (approx. 2.2 miles away); Margaret & Emmett Hayden Cabin (approx. 2.3 miles away); Temple of Folly (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Tavern (approx. 2.7 miles away); Old Mammoth Saloon (approx. 2.9 miles away); Dave McCoy (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mammoth Lakes.
Also see . . . Mammoth Lakes - History. Four prospectors hunting for the Lost Cement Mine organized the Lakes Mining District on Mineral Hill near Lake Mary in 1877. The following year, General George Dodge of Civil War and Union Pacific fame bought the group of claims and organized the Mammoth Mining Co. (Submitted on November 30, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 30, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 725 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 30, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.