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Weaverville in Trinity County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Cameron Building Site

 
 
Cameron Building Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 2, 2012
1. Cameron Building Site Marker
Inscription. In1852 the Cameron Bros. built a 2 story building. Madam La Batcheler purchased it in 1853 and operated the Golden Gate Saloon. Later known as the Polka Saloon, by 1855, the town lodges of ECV, Masons and Son of Temperance met in the upper story hall. The site was burned clean in late 1855, 1859 and 1863.
 
Erected 1983 by E Clampus Vitus, Trinitarianus Chapter 62.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
 
Location. 40° 43.946′ N, 122° 56.415′ W. Marker is in Weaverville, California, in Trinity County. Marker is on Main Street (California Route 3 / 229), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 615 Main Street, Weaverville CA 96093, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Weaverville Fire Station (here, next to this marker); Weaverville Chinatown (a few steps from this marker); E Clampus Vitus 1855 & 1962 (a few steps from this marker); Pacific Brewery (within shouting distance of this marker); Weaverville / Mountain Charlie (within shouting distance
Cameron Building Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 2, 2012
2. Cameron Building Site Marker
of this marker); Won Lim Miao (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Joss House (about 300 feet away); New York Hotel (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weaverville.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal Organizations
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 5, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 324 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 5, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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