The Junction House

The Junction House (HM1JOP)

Location: Auburn, CA 95603 Placer County
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N 38° 55.409', W 121° 3.335'

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Dedicated 1988

An early hotel and stage station located on this site marked the junction of roads from Auburn to Foresthill and Illinoistown. In 1854, the home of "The Auburn Poetess," Mary Eulalie Shannon, reputed to be California's first woman poet. Scene of the death of "Rattlesnake Dick," famed early day outlaw fatally wounded in a gun duel with law officers on July 11, 1859.
Historical Period19th Century
Historical PlaceHotel
Marker TypeHistoric Building
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleFree Standing
Year Placed1988
Placed ByPlacer County Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, March 20th, 2015 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10H E 668558 N 5689917
Decimal Degrees38.92348333, -121.05558333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 55.409', W 121° 3.335'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 55' 24.5400" N, 121° 3' 20.1000" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)530, 916
Can be seen from road?No
Is marker in the median?No
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 13384-13394 Lincoln Way, Auburn CA 95603, US
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