Near Paradise in Butte County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
who discovered gold here in 1850.
Town was on both sides of W. Branch
of N. Fork of Feather River.
Erected 1979 by E Clampus Vitus, Pair-o Dice Chapter No. 7-11.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 39° 41.678′ N, 121° 34.165′ W. Marker is near Paradise, California, in Butte County. Marker can be reached from Nelson Bar Boat Ramp Road. Touch for map. This marker is located in the Nelson Bar Day Use Facility just off of Lime Saddle Road. Marker is in this post office area: Paradise CA 95969, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Yankee Hill (approx. 2½ miles away); 1879 Site of Messilla Valley School (approx. 2.8 miles away); Cherokee (approx. 3.7 miles away); Paradise Pioneers (approx. 4.7 miles away); Old Paradise (approx. 4.9 miles away); Town of Paradise Memorial Trailway (approx. 4.9 miles away); Paradise Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.9 miles away); PFC. Steven J. Walberg-Riotto (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Paradise.
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Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 9, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 562 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 9, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.