Woody (HM1KIP)

Location: Woody, CA 93287 Kern County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 42.259', W 118° 50.063'

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Dr. Sparrell W. Woody, pioneer rancher, settled in this area in 1862. In 1894 quartz gold was discovered on Blue Mountain. Copper was discovered in 1891 by Joseph Weringer who operated both the Greenback Copper Mine and the Weringdale Hotel. The townsite of Woody was subdivided by Weringer in 1909.
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed1982
Placed ByPeter Lebeck Chapter 1866 E Clampus Vitus and Kern County Museum
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Date Added Sunday, May 17th, 2015 at 2:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 334047 N 3952704
Decimal Degrees35.70431667, -118.83438333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 42.259', W 118° 50.063'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 42' 15.54" N, 118° 50' 3.78" W
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Area Code(s)661
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 18015 Garces Hwy, Woody CA 93287, US
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