* ← 9 Miles *In Placeritas Canyon, March 1842, Francisco Lopez Y Arballo, while gathering wild onions from around an old oak, discovered gold particles clinging to the roots of the bulbs. It is estimated that $80,000 in gold was discovered as a result of this discovery.
|Placed By||Department of Public Works - Division of Highways|
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|Date Added||Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 12:42am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||11S E 353941 N 3811043|
|Decimal Degrees||34.43056667, -118.58960000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 25.834', W 118° 35.376'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 25' 50.04" N, 118° 35' 22.56" W|
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|Area Code(s)||661, 805, 323, 760|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 27619-27625 The Old Rd, Santa Clarita CA 91355, US|
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