1872This building of hand hewn beam logs cut from Volcan Mtn. was a general store, post office, a stage coach stop, and telephone exchange, owned by story telling Horace F. Wilcox, president of the "Hot Stove Society" - a gathering of men who spun yarns and solved world problems, retiring in 1891, he sold the business to M. Jacoby & Fred R. Sawday who advertised "first class goods at reasonable prices and square dealing with politeness thrown in." F.L. Blanc minister, carpenter & lumberman ran a mercantile store here from 1907 - 1920.
|Placed By||Julian Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 6:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||11S E 537181 N 3660019|
|Decimal Degrees||33.07813333, -116.60163333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 4.688', W 116° 36.098'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 4' 41.28" N, 116° 36' 5.88" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||760, 619|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2110 Main St, Ramona CA 92065, US|
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