Columbiad Cannon - 1850

Columbiad Cannon - 1850 (HMWTI)

Location: Grass Valley, CA 95945 Nevada County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 13.073', W 121° 3.511'

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Last on duty at Fort Point on San Francisco Bay. Grass Valley Women's Improvement Club arranged with the U.S. War Department for donation to be placed in City Square, now Dow Alexander Park. Transferred from Benicia Arsenal to here in 1911. Only known example of its type to exist. Weight 9,100 pounds.
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed2004
Placed ByCity of Grass Valley and Wm. Bull Meek-Wm. Morris Stewart, #10, E Clampus Vitus, Nevada City, Ca
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Date Added Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 2:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 667606 N 4342751
Decimal Degrees39.21788333, -121.05851667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 13.073', W 121° 3.511'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 13' 4.38" N, 121° 3' 30.66" W
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Area Code(s)530, 916
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 228 Bank St, Grass Valley CA 95945, US
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