* ← 2 Miles *In Placeritas Canyon, March 1842, Francisco Lopez Y Arballo, while gathering wild onions from around an old oak, discovered gold particles clinging to the roots of the bulbs. It is estimated that $80,000 in gold was discovered as a result of this discovery.
|Placed By||Department of Public Works – Division of Highways|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 10:34pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||11S E 362768 N 3805413|
|Decimal Degrees||34.38101667, -118.49266667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 22.861', W 118° 29.56'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 22' 51.66" N, 118° 29' 33.60" W|
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|Area Code(s)||661, 818|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 25107-25125 Sierra Hwy, Santa Clarita CA 91321, US|
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