Drytown (HM1EOV)

Location: River Edge, CA 95669 Amador County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 26.462', W 120° 51.312'

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Rich placer mining, 1850's. Origin of town's name: Lack of water in nearby creek to wash gold. Many Chinese laborers in fields & mines. East gateway to New Chicago, New Philadelphia, Amador City; Quartz mines: Fremont-Gover & Treasure (1867), Bunker Hill (1853); Scene of Rancheria Massacre (1855); Dynan Monument.
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series
Year Placed1988
Placed ByAmador County Historical Society, Native Daughters of the Golden West, Forrest Parlor No. 86, Plymouth,Ca
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 3:15am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 687184 N 4256929
Decimal Degrees38.44103333, -120.85520000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 26.462', W 120° 51.312'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 26' 27.72" N, 120° 51' 18.72" W
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Area Code(s)209, 916
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 99 Main St, River Edge CA 95669, US
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