Frogtown (HM1BX9)

Location: Yreka, CA 96097 Siskiyou County
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N 41° 45.497', W 122° 37.474'

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Near this spot in 1851 Frogtown was founded. It became the center of trade for the miners working on the nearby flats and gulches. When the Oregon Stage Road was made the town was moved to higher ground and in 1852 was renamed Hawkinsville. In 1858 a red brick church was erected in the center of town. It is still standing.

This monument dedicated
Sept. 3, 1977
E Clampus Vitus
Humbug Chapter 73
HM NumberHM1BX9
Year Placed1977
Placed ByE Clampus Vitus, Humbug Chapter 73
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Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 7:54pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 531209 N 4623007
Decimal Degrees41.75828333, -122.62456667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 45.497', W 122° 37.474'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 45' 29.82" N, 122° 37' 28.44" W
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Area Code(s)530
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2009 CA-263, Yreka CA 96097, US
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