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Georgetown in El Dorado County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Georgia Slide

 
 
Georgia Slide Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, April 24, 2012
1. Georgia Slide Marker
Inscription. One and a half miles north of Georgetown sailors from Georgia established claims in 1849. General store and mining camp in 1850 which later produced by seam diggins hydraulic and flood sluicing methods. The famous Blue Rock, Pacific Beattie and Upper Blue Rock mines rich producers for over half a century
 
Erected 1969 by El Dorado Parlor 186, Native Daughters of the Golden West.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 38° 54.546′ N, 120° 50.176′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, California, in El Dorado County. Marker is at the intersection of Wentworth Springs Road and School Street, on the right when traveling south on Wentworth Springs Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Georgetown CA 95634, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Georgetown Community United Methodist Church ( about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); American River Inn ( approx. 0.2 miles away); The American Hotel ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Georgetown School ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Georgetown Blues
Georgia Slide Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, April 24, 2012
2. Georgia Slide Marker
( approx. 0.2 miles away); Georgetown - Pride of the Sierra / Growlersburg / E Clampus Vitus ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Miners Club ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Georgetown Volunteer Firemen ( approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 29, 2012, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 460 times since then and 33 times this year. Last updated on April 29, 2012. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 29, 2012, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
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