3 1/2 MilesNow a ghost town, Ballarat served nearby mining camps from 1897 to 1917. They produced nearly a million in gold. The jail & a few adobe ruins remain. Seldom Seen Slim, it's last resident, was buried in Boothill in 1968. It had a school but no church.
|Placed By||Death Valley Escape Trail Conf. Trona Chapter|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 3:28am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||11S E 474614 N 3987665|
|Decimal Degrees||36.03318333, -117.28178333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 1.991', W 117° 16.907'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 1' 59.46" N, 117° 16' 54.42" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 115-131 Trona Wildrose Rd, Hazlehurst CA 39083, US|
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