Inspiration Point

Inspiration Point (HM100W)

Location: Columbia, CA 95310 Tuolumne County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 2.3', W 120° 26.854'

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The inspiration to revive the Ancient and Honorable Order of E Clampus Vitus, a benevolent society prominent in Gold Rush days, occurred fifty years ago to Carl I. Wheat as he traveled from Columbia down to Parrots Ferry on the Stanislaus River. ECV Redivivus, now a fraternal historical society dedicated to preserving Western history and lore has thirty-three active chapters throughout California and Nevada.
HM NumberHM100W
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed1980
Placed ByE Clampus Vitus (various chapters)
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 4:38am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 723998 N 4213143
Decimal Degrees38.03833333, -120.44756667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 2.3', W 120° 26.854'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 2' 18.00" N, 120° 26' 51.24" W
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Area Code(s)209
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 23999 Parrots Ferry Rd, Columbia CA 95310, US
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