Pollock Pines in El Dorado County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Bullion Bend Robbery
Historian: Anthony M. Belli
Erected by Sponsored by the El Dorado Savings Bank.
Location. 38° 45.767′ N, 120° 34.68′ W. Marker is in Pollock Pines, California, in El Dorado County. Marker is at the intersection of Pony Express Trail (Lincoln Highway) and Forebay Road, on the right when traveling east on Pony Express Touch for map. The marker is located at the Northwest corner of the Safeway parking lot. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6498 Pony Express Trail, Pollock Pines CA 95726, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Mormon Emigrant Trail (here, next to this marker); The California Gold Rush (here, next to this marker); Logging in El Dorado County (here, next to this marker); In Memory of the Bravery of Our Pioneer Officers (approx. 1Ĺ miles away); The Pony Express - Sportsmanís Hall (approx. 2 miles away); Sportsmanís Hall (approx. 2 miles away); Jenkinson Lake (approx. 3.1 miles away); Riverton Bridge (approx. 7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pollock Pines.
Regarding Bullion Bend Robbery. This marker is placed at a six-sided kiosk having six markers and paintings depicting the events described on the markers. Two of the markers are missing.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . . Bullion Bend Robbery. An article describing the robbery and what took place following the event. (Submitted on May 14, 2016.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 14, 2016, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 490 times since then and 64 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 14, 2016, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.