California Historical Landmarks in El Dorado County
California Historical Landmark 319
James W. Marshall Blacksmith
Highway 193 Between Bayne Road and Kelsey Road
Photos Courtesy of Historic American Buildings Survey
Both Photos Taken June 1926
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Marshall's blacksmith shop, located on the Gray Eagle Mine property, was built in 1872-73. Marshall not only was a smithy but also a qualified carpenter.
Citation from California Office of Historic Preservation
When we visited the site on 13 December 2013, we could not locate a commemorative marker. Here's a list of other California Historical Landmarks which had no bear flag plaque when we visited them.