In Memory of the Old Tier Grounds

In Memory of the Old Tier Grounds (HMMWZ)

Location: Sacramento, CA 95818 Sacramento County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 33.822', W 121° 30.047'

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Of Sacramento City Cemetery

— Est. 1849 —

The unmarked last resting place of over three thousand pioneers, their exact place of burial, somewhere between the north border of Broadway and the north portion of the cemetery, and between 9th and 11th Streets, known but to their God.

Buried in the Tier Grounds were nearly a thousand victims of the 1850 Cholera Epidemic and some two hundred Chinese immigrants who died and were buried there between 1851 and 1855.
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HM NumberHMMWZ
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Year Placed2001
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Date Added Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 9:27pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 630616 N 4269427
Decimal Degrees38.56370000, -121.50078333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 33.822', W 121° 30.047'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 33' 49.32" N, 121° 30' 2.82" W
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Area Code(s)916, 530
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 970-1006 Broadway, Sacramento CA 95818, US
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