#0551 Site of California's First Grange Hall


#0551 Site of California's First Grange Hall

Site information:

On State Hwy 49 (P.M. 31.3), 0.2 mi N of Pilot Hill

38.843306, -121.014944

Plaque information:

State plaque

Plaque text:

California's First Grange Hall

Pilot Hill Grange No.1, of 29 charter members: Master, F. D. Brown; Secretary, A. J. Bayley; was organized August 10, 1870. The Grange Hall, dedicated at this site November 23, 1880, was built by Alcander A. Bayley

Plaque dedicated May 20, 1956 by Pilot hill Grange No. 1 in cooperation with the California State Park Commission.

Plaque replaced and rededicated on May 7, 2016 by the Historical Preservation Foundation of the Native Sons of the Golden West in a collaborative effort with Pilot Hill Grange #1.

Registered 3/29/1956