Big Bar, California

Populated place

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Description 

Post office dates: Oct. 7, 1851-Present

"BIG BAR 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." - California Historic Landmark No.41

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2019: Updated by Richard Doody: Add historical information
  • January 2, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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