Eichbaum Toll Road

Eichbaum Toll Road (HM1S6Q)

Location: , CA Inyo County
Country: United States of America

N 36° 36.352', W 117° 8.838'

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In 1926 H.W. Eichbaum obtained a franchise for a toll road from Darwin Falls to Stovepipe Wells, the first maintained road into the valley from the west. It changed the area from mining to tourism and brought about the creation of Death Valley National Monument seven years later.
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HM NumberHM1S6Q
Marker Number848
Year Placed1971
Placed ByCakifornia Department of Parks and Recreation and the Death Valley '49ers, Inc
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, May 12th, 2016 at 9:02pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 486826 N 4051161
Decimal Degrees36.60586667, -117.14730000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 36.352', W 117° 8.838'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 36' 21.12" N, 117° 8' 50.28" W
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near CA-190, CA , US
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