Freeport in Sacramento County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
A short lived short cut short line.
New Helvetia Chapter No. 5 E. Clampus Vitus
August 2, 1969
Erected 1969 by E. Clampus Vitus.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 38° 27.415′ N, 121° 30.047′ W. Marker is in Freeport, California, in Sacramento County. Marker is on Highway 160, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Highway 160 is also known as Freeport Boulevard on this stretch. Marker is in this post office area: Chehalis WA 98532, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. George Hack House (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sacramento County WW I Veterans Memorial Camp Union Sutterville (approx. 5.6 miles away); Sutterville Brewery (approx. 5.6 miles away); Memorial Grove (approx. 5.9 miles away); Alexander Hamilton Willard (approx. 6 miles away); Frasinetti’s Winery (approx. 6.2 miles away); 4th Avenue / Wayne Hultgren Light Rail Station (approx. 6.6 miles away).
Regarding Freeport Railroad. The town of Freeport survived the demise of its initial reason for existence by relying on agriculture. Today it has a marina, a few restaurants, a golf course, a market, and some bait shops.
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 6, 2008, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 1,367 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 6, 2008, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page.