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Historical Markers in Bodie, California

 
Clickable Map of Mono County, California and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Mono County, CA (76) Alpine County, CA (38) Fresno County, CA (115) Inyo County, CA (113) Madera County, CA (39) Tuolumne County, CA (136) Douglas County, NV (87) Esmeralda County, NV (20) Lyon County, NV (46) Mineral County, NV (14)  MonoCounty(76) Mono County (76)  AlpineCounty(38) Alpine County (38)  FresnoCounty(115) Fresno County (115)  InyoCounty(113) Inyo County (113)  MaderaCounty(39) Madera County (39)  TuolumneCounty(136) Tuolumne County (136)  DouglasCountyNevada(87) Douglas County (87)  EsmeraldaCounty(20) Esmeralda County (20)  LyonCounty(46) Lyon County (46)  MineralCounty(14) Mineral County (14)
Bridgeport is the county seat for Mono County
Bodie is in Mono County
      Mono County (76)  
ADJACENT TO MONO COUNTY
      Alpine County (38)  
      Fresno County (115)  
      Inyo County (113)  
      Madera County (39)  
      Tuolumne County (136)  
      Douglas County, Nevada (87)  
      Esmeralda County, Nevada (20)  
      Lyon County, Nevada (46)  
      Mineral County, Nevada (14)  
 
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1California (Mono County), Bodie — Bodey’s Grave
. . . Map (db m8549) HM
2California (Mono County), Bodie — 341 — Bodie
Gold was discovered here in 1859 by W.S. Bodey after whom the town was named. Once the most thriving metropolis of the Mono Country, Bodie’s mines produced gold valued at more than 100 million dollars. Tough as nails, the “Bad Man from . . . Map (db m8437) HM
3California (Mono County), Bodie — James Stuart Cain
Pioneer banker and mining man born in 1854 and moved to Carson City, Nevada, in 1875. Shortly thereafter he and Martha D. Wells of nearby Genoa were married and moved to Bodie where he engaged in lumber, freighting, banking, and mining operations. . . . Map (db m54786) HM
4California (Mono County), Bodie — Life in BodieA City Grown from the Eastern High Sierra Mud
Men, women and children came from all of the U.S. states, and from the world, to live and work here during the Bodie heyday. At the height of the boom in 1881, Bodie claimed 65 saloons, 18 lodging houses and hotels, three breweries, wholesale liquor . . . Map (db m89292) HM
5California (Mono County), Bodie — Return to Bodie
During the California gold rush, E Clampus Vitus was a fraternal order and benevolence society for miners. It was rumored to be one of the secret societies in the town of Bodie during its heyday. Today, ECV is dedicated to the preservation of . . . Map (db m8493) HM
6California (Mono County), Bodie — The Red Cloud Mine
In 1973, the Red Cloud's shaft house and adjoining structures were torn down. The head frame of the hoist works and some of the hoist equipment were moved here for safe keeping. The Red Cloud Mine operation housed the equipment you see . . . Map (db m89294) HM
 
 
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Jun. 28, 2022