CA-202 Silverado

Marker text: SILVERADO

Located in Canada de la Madera (Timber Canyon), Silverado was a mining boom town founded in 1787 when silver was discovered nearby. During the colorful life of the boom, 1878-1881, miners, flocking to the area, established a thriving community, served daily by stage from Los Angeles and Santa Ana.

Historical Landmark No. 202

California State Park Commission

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