California Historical Landmarks in Amador County

California Historical Landmark 31
Drytown (California Marker)
Highway 49 (P.M. 13. 7)
Drytown

California Historical Landmark #31: Drytown
  California Historical Landmark #31: Drytown
10 October 2006
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Drytown

Founded 1848. Oldest town and first in which gold was discovered in Amador County. Its venerable town hall and other picturesque structures remain. Was not "dry" as name implies, containing 26 saloons at one time.

Historical Landmark No. 31

Department of Public Works - Division of Highways

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