CA-5 Fort Ross

Marker text: FORT ROSS

Founded 1812 by Russians from Sitka. When Russians withdrew to Alaska, 1841, Captain Sutter bought the improvements and supplies. Acquired by State in 1906 and remaining buildings restored - Greek Orthodox Chapel, Commandants Quarters and Stockade. Now a State historical monument.

Historical Landmark No. 5
Department of Public Works - Division of Highways

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