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Historical Markers in Walnut Grove, California

 
Clickable Map of Sacramento 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 Sacramento County, CA (327) Amador County, CA (183) Contra Costa County, CA (425) El Dorado County, CA (181) Placer County, CA (207) San Joaquin County, CA (85) Solano County, CA (97) Sutter County, CA (10) Yolo County, CA (64)  SacramentoCounty(327) Sacramento County (327)  AmadorCounty(183) Amador County (183)  ContraCostaCounty(425) Contra Costa County (425)  ElDoradoCounty(181) El Dorado County (181)  PlacerCounty(207) Placer County (207)  SanJoaquinCounty(85) San Joaquin County (85)  SolanoCounty(97) Solano County (97)  SutterCounty(10) Sutter County (10)  YoloCounty(64) Yolo County (64)
Sacramento is the county seat for Sacramento County
Walnut Grove is in Sacramento County
      Sacramento County (327)  
ADJACENT TO SACRAMENTO COUNTY
      Amador County (183)  
      Contra Costa County (425)  
      El Dorado County (181)  
      Placer County (207)  
      San Joaquin County (85)  
      Solano County (97)  
      Sutter County (10)  
      Yolo County (64)  
 
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1California (Sacramento County), Walnut Grove — Boon-Dox Botel
The Boon-Dox is a restoration of the original "Walnut Grove Hotel,” built by Alex Brown in 1868. The original bar was built in the early 1800's and shipped around the Horn and installed in a brothel in San Francisco and later moved to . . . Map (db m161967) HM
2California (Sacramento County), Walnut Grove — Charles “Chuck” TisonOctober 8, 1930 – September 24, 2002
Charles “Chuck” Tison and his wife Betty moved to Walnut Grove in 1956 where they raised four children who all attended local schools. In 1969 the couple formed the Ti-Gas Company, a LP Gas sales & service distributor which is still a . . . Map (db m37402) HM
3California (Sacramento County), Walnut Grove — Delta Transmission Towers/Delta Cross Channel Gates
Delta Transmission Towers The Delta area is home to four separate transmission towers which provide reception for television and radio stations serving the residents of Northern California. Three of the towers rival some of the tallest . . . Map (db m37390) HM
4California (Sacramento County), Walnut Grove — Sacramento River Exploration
The Spanish Missionaries’ quest for mission sites led to their exploration of the river. However, no missions were ever built in this region. The first known sighting was in 1774 by Fray Juan Crespi and Pedro Fages. By 1808, Gabriel Moraga gave the . . . Map (db m25880) HM
5California (Sacramento County), Walnut Grove — Walnut Grove, Est. 1850/Locke, Est. 1915
Walnut Grove, Est 1850 Walnut Grove was established in 1850 by John W. Sharp and is one of the earliest settlements along the Sacramento River. Chosen because of the abundant walnut and oak forests in the area, the town quickly prospered as an . . . Map (db m37406) HM
 
 
 
 
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Jul. 3, 2022