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Big Bar

On State Hwy 49 (P.M. 0.0) at county line, 4.0 mi S of Jackson, Jackson, CA , USA

Latitude & Longitude: 38° 18' 41.4792", -120° 43' 13.602"
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The Mokelumne River was mined at this point in 1848. Established in 1840, the Whale Boat Ferry operated until the first bridge was built, about 1852.

Last updated: 2/15/2016 21:05:00
Big Bar Historical Marker Location Map, Jackson, California Map