Wiley Well

Wiley Well (HMY77)

Location: Blythe, CA 92225 Riverside County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 36.595', W 114° 54.015'

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A.P. Wiley, storekeeper and postmaster at Palo Verde, financed miners to prospect this area early in the1900s. He also financed the first well, approximately 9 miles southerly of here, it was used and maintained for years by prospectors and cattlemen, serving also the wagon and early automobile routes connecting Palo Verde Valley, Dos Palmas and Niland.
HM NumberHMY77
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Marker Number11
Year Placed1985
Placed ByBilly Holcomb Chapter E.C.V. and Erin Port, Palo Verde Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 4:29pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 694806 N 3720882
Decimal Degrees33.60991667, -114.90025000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 36.595', W 114° 54.015'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 36' 35.70" N, 114° 54' 0.90" W
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Area Code(s)760
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 8384 Wiley's Well Road, Blythe CA 92225, US
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