Havilah

Havilah (HMYYX)

Location: Havilah, CA 93518 Kern County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 31.092', W 118° 30.978'

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Gold deposits at Havilah were discovered in 1864. Havilah was the county seat between 1866, when Kern County was organized, and 1872, when the government was moved to Bakersfield. Havilah was an active mining center for more than 20 years, and there are still some operating mines in this vicinity.
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HM NumberHMYYX
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series
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Marker Number100
Year Placed1938
Placed ByBakersfield Parlor No 42 N.S.G.W., El Tejon Parlor No 239 N.D.G.W, Kern County Historical Society, Kern County Chamber of Commerce
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 12:29am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 362507 N 3931569
Decimal Degrees35.51820000, -118.51630000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 31.092', W 118° 30.978'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 31' 5.52" N, 118° 30' 58.68" W
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Area Code(s)661
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6789 Caliente Bodfish Rd, Havilah CA 93518, US
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