N.C.N.G.R.R.

N.C.N.G.R.R. (HMQYI)

Location: Nevada City, CA 95959 Nevada County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 15.545', W 121° 1.069'

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(Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad)

Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad was dedicated May 20, 1876 one hundred feet east of this spot.

Built by John Flint Kidder between 1874-76 it ran 22 miles from Nevada City to Colfax via Grass Valley. Rails taken up in 1942. Sara Kidder, widow of builder, world's first woman railroad president 1901-13
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HM NumberHMQYI
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
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Year Placed1968
Placed ByWm. Bull Meek - Wm. Morris Stewart Chapter No. 10, E Clampus Vitus
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 8:10pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 671019 N 4347400
Decimal Degrees39.25908333, -121.01781667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 15.545', W 121° 1.069'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 15' 32.70" N, 121° 1' 4.14" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)530
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 300 Railroad Ave, Nevada City CA 95959, US
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