Butte County Points of Interest

Nelsons Bar 24 April 2013
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Nelsons Bar
Lime Sand Road
Lake Oroville State Recreation Area

The marker reads:

Nelsons Bars

Mining settlement named for Benjamin Nelson who discovered gold here in 1850. Town was on both sides of W. Branch of N. Fork of Feather River.

Dedicated April 21, 1979
By E Clampus Vitus,
Pair-O-Dice Chapter 7-11

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