James W. Marshall

James W. Marshall (HM1CUK)

Location: Placerville, CA 95667 El Dorado County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 47.794', W 120° 53.675'

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1810 - 1885

Erected by the State of California
in memory of
James W. Marshall
1810 - 1885
Whose discovery of gold
January 24, 1848
in the tailrace of Sutter's Mill at Coloma
started the great rush of Argonauts.
Series This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series, and the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series.
Year Placed1890
Placed ByThe State of California and the Placerville Parlor, Native Sons of the Golden West
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 7:47am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 682841 N 4296307
Decimal Degrees38.79656667, -120.89458333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 47.794', W 120° 53.675'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 47' 47.64" N, 120° 53' 40.50" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)530, 916
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 220 Monument Rd, Placerville CA 95667, US
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