Auburn Iron Works

Auburn Iron Works (HM1A0A)

Location: Auburn, CA 95603 Placer County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 54.17', W 121° 3.984'

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The Central Pacific Railroad reached Auburn in 1865. This site has been a blacksmithing shop since shortly thereafter. In 1890 it became known as Auburn Iron Works. Blacksmithing, one of the most valuable trades in the foothills, provided services to mining operations, transportation needs, agricultural concerns and continues today as a valuable asset to the community. Because of early owners like Smith and Sandorffer, to more recent owner "Red" Gebhart and current owner Norma Harris, Auburn Iron Works has the distinction of having been in continuous operation for over 100 years.
HM NumberHM1A0A
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series
Year Placed1992
Placed ByGrand Parlor and Auburn Parlor #59 of the Native Sons of the Golden West
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Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 5:34pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 667669 N 4307771
Decimal Degrees38.90283333, -121.06640000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 54.17', W 121° 3.984'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 54' 10.20" N, 121° 3' 59.04" W
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Area Code(s)530, 916
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 578 Lincoln Way, Auburn CA 95603, US
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