California's First Passenger RailroadCompletion of the Sacramento Valley Railroad from Sacramento to Folsom was completed here February 22, 1856, by enthusiastic residents of both cities. The new line, 22 miles in length was commenced February 12, 1855, and was built by Theodore Dehone Judah, noted pioneer engineer.
|Placed By||The California State Park Commission in cooperation with the Sacramento County Historical Society, December 20, 1956|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 7:34pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 658302 N 4282373|
|Decimal Degrees||38.67581667, -121.18020000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 40.549', W 121° 10.812'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 40' 32.94" N, 121° 10' 48.72" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||916, 408|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 300 Reading St, Folsom CA 95630, US|
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