Stanislaus County Points of Interest

General Store in Knights Ferry, California 21 June 2009
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Knights Ferry General Store
17701 Sonora Road
Knights Ferry
Built 1852

A plaque on the building reads:

The Store

Founded in 1852, this grocery store has been in continuous operation ever since, making it the oldest store of its kind in the State of California. It has survived several disastrous floods that struck this community. The old pot bellied stove at the rear of the store has served as a meeting place for town notables for years.

Dedicated April 19, 1980
Bill Stewart NGH
Estanislao Chapter No. 58
E Clampus Vitus

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