#703:  Pleasant Grove House - Overland Pony Express Route in California

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On Green Valley Road, across from Pleasant Grove Middle School, Rescue

38.697997, -121.020421




State Plaque



From the guidebook:

This was the site of a popular road-house where the ponies of the Central Overland Pony Express were changed from July 1, 1860 to June 30, 1861. From here the route of the pony riders continued westward to Folsom and eastward to Placerville through Rescue, Dry Creek Crossing, and Missouri Flat.

©2009 David Schmitt