Plum Valley House Site

Plum Valley House Site (HM18TW)

Location: North San Juan, CA 95960 Sierra County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 26.905', W 120° 57.641'

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The Plum Valley House, built in 1854 by John Bope, was constructed of hewn logs and whip sawn lumber. It was a toll station on the Henness Pass Road between Marysville and Virginia City. It is named for the wild plums which grow in the area.
HM NumberHM18TW
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series
Marker Number695
Year Placed1962
Placed ByCalifornia State Park Commission and Native Daughters of the Golden West, Sierra Parlor No. 268
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 1:03am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 675475 N 4368524
Decimal Degrees39.44841667, -120.96068333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 26.905', W 120° 57.641'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 26' 54.30" N, 120° 57' 38.46" W
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Area Code(s)530
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2-28 Co Rte S180, North San Juan CA 95960, US
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