Peter L. Traver Building

Peter L. Traver Building (HM12O)

Location: Murphys, CA 95247 Calaveras County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 8.268', W 120° 27.906'

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Constructed by Peter L. Traver in 1856, this is the oldest stone building in Murphys. Its iron shutters and sand on the roof protected it from the fires of 1859, 1874, and 1893. It served as a general store, a Wells Fargo office, and later a garage.
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HM NumberHM12O
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series
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Marker Number466
Year Placed1950
Placed ByChispa Parlor #39 Native Sons of the Golden West & Ruby Parlor #46 Native Daughters of the Golden West
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 4:11am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 722157 N 4224140
Decimal Degrees38.13780000, -120.46510000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 8.268', W 120° 27.906'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 8' 16.08" N, 120° 27' 54.36" W
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Area Code(s)209
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 454 Main St, Murphys CA 95247, US
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