Copperopolis Armory

Copperopolis Armory (HM8EF)

Location: Copperopolis, CA 95228 Calaveras County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 58.552', W 120° 38.141'

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Copperopolis Armory, built by public subscription in 1866 for 8,000 dollars, was used by the Union Guard for enlisting and training troops. In 1866 it was sold to the Copperopolis Armory Hall Association for 800 dollars in gold and was used for Congregational and Methodist Church services, public meetings, balls and rallies.
The property was purchased by the Mineral Lodge, I.O.O.F. in 1874 and used as a lodge until 1903. Copperopolis Community Center purchased the Armory in 1948.
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HM NumberHM8EF
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series
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Year Placed1997
Placed ByThe Efforts of Charles and Rhoda Stone and Dedicated by the N.D.G.W., Princess Parlor No.84, June 28, 1998
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 1:34am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 707663 N 4205774
Decimal Degrees37.97586667, -120.63568333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 58.552', W 120° 38.141'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 58' 33.12" N, 120° 38' 8.46" W
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Area Code(s)209
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 790 Main St, Copperopolis CA 95228, US
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