Camp Site of Boston-Newton Party

Camp Site of Boston-Newton Party (HM7GC)

Location: Shingle Springs, CA 95682 El Dorado County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 39.919', W 120° 55.611'

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On this site the Boston-Newton Joint Stock Association encamped on September 26, 1849. The company left Boston April 16 and arrived at Sutter's Fort September 27. After a remarkable journey across the continent a rich store of written records preserved by these pioneers has left for posterity a fascinating picture of the Gold Rush.
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HM NumberHM7GC
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Marker Number456
Year Placed1950
Placed ByCalifornia Centennials Commission (Plaque). Based furnished by Descendants of Boston-Newton Party - June 4, 1950
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 3:10pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 680369 N 4281676
Decimal Degrees38.66531667, -120.92685000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 39.919', W 120° 55.611'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 39' 55.14" N, 120° 55' 36.66" W
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Area Code(s)530, 916
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4270 Mother Lode Dr, Shingle Springs CA 95682, US
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