Near Le Grand in Merced County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Old Millerton Road Crossed Here
Much of the old road was abandoned when the advent of railroads changed the route of travel but its east line between Phillip's Old Toll Ferry on the Merced and Newton's, on the Chowchilla, as traveled in the year 1864, remains the official boundary line between Merced and Mariposa Counties.
Location. 37° 20.468′ N, 120° 13.259′ W. Marker is near Le Grand, California, in Merced County. Marker is on Yosemite Highway (California Route 140) 2 miles east of North Cunningham Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker is at the Merced and Mariposa County lines. Marker is in this post office area: Le Grand CA 95333, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Indian Gulch (approx. 6.9 miles away); Cathey's Valley (approx. 10 miles away); Catheys Valley Schoolhouse (approx. 10 miles away); Hornitos Masonic Hall No. 98 Hornitos Masonic Hall (approx. 11.1 miles away); D. Ghirardelli & Co. (approx. 11.2 miles away); Old Wells Fargo Office (approx. 11.2 miles away); Hornitos (approx. 11.2 miles away).
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