Loomis in Placer County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Loomis - Transcontinental Railroad
The Central Pacific met its eastern counterpart, the Union Pacific Railroad, at Promontory Summit, Utah, on May 10, 1869.
These tracks carried carloads of Loomis fruit throughout the United States for nearly 100 years.
Erected 2004 by Loomis Basin Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Transcontinental Railroad marker series.
Location. 38° 49.296′ N, 121° 11.643′ W. Marker is in Loomis, California, in Placer County. Marker can be reached from Horseshoe Bar Road. Touch for map. The marker is located near the entrance to Blue Anchor Park next to the railroad station. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road, Loomis CA 95650, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Loomis (within shouting distance of this marker); Loomis Town Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Griffith Quarry (approx. 2.6 miles away); The Finnish Temperance Hall (approx. 3.1 The Fletcher Moon House (approx. 3.1 miles away); Rocklin Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.1 miles away); Rocklin (approx. 3.1 miles away); Trott Hotel (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Loomis.
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 30, 2015, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 182 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 30, 2015, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.