Grass Valley in Nevada County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Three Stamp Mill from the Red Ledge Mine
It is erected here in memory of the “Cousin Jack” miners who came from Cornwall, England, with their knowledge of hardrock mining used to bring gold bearing quartz to the surface from the deep mines of this area.
Jearold Brist, Edward Scofield, Al Frisch, Jr.
Erected by City of Grass Valley.
Location. 39° 13.149′ N, 121° 3.719′ W. Marker is in Grass Valley, California, in Nevada County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street and South Auburn Street, on the right when traveling east on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Grass Valley CA 95945, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Loutzenheiser Pharmacy Building (a few steps from Washington Brewery (within shouting distance of this marker); Williams Stationery Store (within shouting distance of this marker); The Alpha Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Old Post Office (about 300 feet away); Grass Valley Hardware (about 300 feet away); The Holbrooke Hotel (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Holbrooke Hotel (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grass Valley.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Miners Foundry - Nevada City, California
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 23, 2011, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 577 times since then and 27 times this year. Last updated on January 1, 2014, by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 23, 2011, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.