Oak of the Golden Dream

Oak of the Golden Dream (HMYV6)

Location: Santa Clarita, CA 91321 Los Angeles County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 22.861', W 118° 29.56'

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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.
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HM NumberHMYV6
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Marker Number168
Placed ByDepartment of Public Works – Division of Highways
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Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 10:34pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 362768 N 3805413
Decimal Degrees34.38101667, -118.49266667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 22.861', W 118° 29.56'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 22' 51.66" N, 118° 29' 33.60" W
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Area Code(s)661, 818
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 25107-25125 Sierra Hwy, Santa Clarita CA 91321, US
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