Floriston (HM1ZIP)

Location: Floriston, CA 96111 Nevada County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 23.766', W 120° 1.344'

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Established in 1872 as Bronco, this railroad wood stop became a noted ice and lumber center and was renamed in 1891. The Floriston Pulp and Paper Company built the present town after 1899 and operated one of the world's largest pulp mill through 1930. It paper products and ice helped California's agricultural industry feed the hungry of the world.
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed1978
Placed ByE Clampus Vitus, Chief Truckee Chapter No. 3691
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, July 8th, 2017 at 3:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 756414 N 4364964
Decimal Degrees39.39610000, -120.02240000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 23.766', W 120° 1.344'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 23' 45.96" N, 120° 1' 20.64" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)530
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10327 Floriston Way, Floriston CA 96111, US
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