California Historical Landmarks in Stanislaus County

California Historical Landmark 414
La Grange
30173 Yosemite Boulevard
La Grange

California Historical Landmark #414: La Grange
Plaques and Old Adobe Barn
Old Adobe Barn is National Register Listing #79003462.
  California Historical Landmark #414: La Grange
Both Photos Taken 7 October 2007
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La Grange

This area has seen four phases of mining - placer, tunneling, hydraulic, and dredging. This bucket, one of a chain of 100, holds 12 c. f. and is from one of the world's largest dredges. The Tuolumne Gold Dredging Co. started operation of this dredge on June 15, 1938 and continued until 1949 when it was abandoned about 3 miles south of here. Other and smaller dredges operated on the river west of La Grange.

Dedicated Oct. 29, 1977
Estanislao Chapter No. 58
E Clampus Vitus

California Historical Landmark #414: La Grange
California Historical Landmark #414: La Grange
Both Photos Taken 7 October 2007
(Click Photos to Zoom)
 
La Grange

This area has seen four phases of mining - placer, tunneling, hydraulic, and dredging. This bucket, one of a chain of 100, holds 12 c. f. and is from one of the world's largest dredges. The Tuolumne Gold Dredging Co. started operation of this dredge on June 15, 1938 and continued until 1949 when it was abandoned about 3 miles south of here. Other and smaller dredges operated on the river west of La Grange.

Dedicated Oct. 29, 1977
Estanislao Chapter No. 58
E Clampus Vitus

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