#0276 Robinson's Ferry


#0276 Robinson's Ferry

Site information:

Vista point on State Hwy 49 (P.M. 0.6), 5.4 mi S of Angels Camp

Nothing remains of this site, as far as I know.


Plaque information:

State plaque

Plaque text:

Robinson's Ferry

In 1848 John W. Robinson and Stephen Mead established ferry transport for freight, animals and persons across river. In 1856 Harvey Wood purchased interest and later acquired property which was maintained by Wood Family until 1911. Charges were 50 cents for each passenger, horse, jenny or other animal.

Marker placed by California Centennials Commission. Base furnished by Angels Camp Lions Club. Dedicated May 22, 1949.

Registered 10/6/1937