The Heinsdorff Bakery

The Heinsdorff Bakery (HMAFR)

Location: Murphys, CA 95247 Calaveras County
Country: United States of America
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N 38° 8.274', W 120° 27.99'

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In 1862, tinsmith Louis Robinson constructed this brick and stone building to replace his original frame store which was destroyed in the fire of August 20, 1859. In 1869 it became a bakery and store, a use it was to have over the next 40 years. The first baker was Adam Magers, who operated it until his death in 1874. Shortly thereafter John Heinsdorff took over its operation, and then John L. March from 1883 to 1888. The property was then purchased by Horace Edson Thorpe; after his death in 1900 it was operated by his children until sold to Fred and Emil Schwoerer in 1909. The deteriorated building was purchased and restored by Isabelle Bishop Dibble in the 1950s, and is presently owned by Edward and Francis Barnsley, who have completed the restoration.

Monument Erected by
Native Sons of the Golden West
Chispa Parlor 139 Incorporated
Dedicated March 18th, 1995 by
Fred Codoni, Grand President
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HM NumberHMAFR
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series
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Year Placed1995
Placed ByNative Sons of the Golden West, Chispa Parlor 139
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 2:49am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 722034 N 4224148
Decimal Degrees38.13790000, -120.46650000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 8.274', W 120° 27.99'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 8' 16.44" N, 120° 27' 59.40" W
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Area Code(s)209
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 524 Main St, Murphys CA 95247, US
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