#346:  Hock Farm

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5320 Garden Hwy at intersection of Messick Rd, 6. 7 mi S of Yuba City

Site: 39.051378,-121.615697
Plaque 1: 39.048593, -121.633243
Plaque 2: 39.181165, -121.627621




State Plaque


Two state plaques exist for this site, plus a private plaque on the site itself.

From the plaque:

This memorial is constructed of the original iron from the fort of Hock Farm, Established in 1841 by John Augustus Sutter. Being the first white settlement in Sutter County. The fort and farm buildings on the banks of the Feather River opposite this point.

Erected by Sutter and Yuba Bi-County Federation of Womens Clubs. 1927

2009 David Schmitt