National Register of Historic Places listings in Sierra County, California

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This list includes properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Sierra County, California. Click the "Map of all coordinates" link to the right to view a Google map of all properties and districts with latitude and longitude coordinates in the table below.[1]

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted August 1, 2014.[2]
[3] Name on the Register[4] Image Date listed[5] Location City or town Description
1 1872 California-Nevada State Boundary Marker Upload image
August 27, 1981
Northwest of Verdi on the California/Nevada border
39°31′28″N 120°00′07″W / 39.524389°N 120.001861°W / 39.524389; -120.001861 (1872 California-Nevada State Boundary Marker)
near Verdi, Nevada
2 Durgan Bridge Upload image
July 10, 2012
Nevada St.
39°33′35″N 120°49′46″W / 39.559714°N 120.8294°W / 39.559714; -120.8294 (Durgan Bridge)
Downieville Highway Bridges of California Multiple Property Submission
3 Foote's Crossing Road Upload image
January 29, 1981
Tahoe National Forest
39°25′42″N 120°54′58″W / 39.428333°N 120.916111°W / 39.428333; -120.916111 (Foote's Crossing Road)
Nevada City
4 Forest City
Forest City
September 3, 1996
Off of Mountain House Rd., at the junction of North and South Forks, Tahoe National Forest
39°29′25″N 120°51′05″W / 39.490278°N 120.851389°W / 39.490278; -120.851389 (Forest City)
Forest City
5 Hansen Bridge Upload image
July 10, 2012
E. River St. between Upper Main & Pearl Sts.
39°33′47″N 120°49′31″W / 39.56313°N 120.82517°W / 39.56313; -120.82517 (Hansen Bridge)
Downieville Highway Bridges of California Multiple Property Submission
6 Hawley Lake Petroglyphs Upload image
May 6, 1971
Address Restricted
Gold Lake
7 Hospital Bridge Upload image
July 10, 2012
Upper Main St. over Downie River
39°34′11″N 120°49′21″W / 39.569689°N 120.822489°W / 39.569689; -120.822489 (Hospital Bridge)
Downieville Highway Bridges of California Multiple Property Submission
8 Jersey Bridge
Jersey Bridge
July 10, 2012
CA 49 from Main to Commercial Sts.
39°33′36″N 120°49′40″W / 39.559867°N 120.827863°W / 39.559867; -120.827863 (Jersey Bridge)
Downieville Highway Bridges of California Multiple Property Submission
9 Kyburz Flat Site Upload image
November 12, 1971
Address Restricted
10 Sardine Valley Archeological District Upload image
May 6, 1971
Address Restricted
11 Sierra County Sheriff's Gallows Upload image
February 15, 1990
Galloway Rd. and Courthouse Sq.
39°33′30″N 120°49′46″W / 39.558333°N 120.829444°W / 39.558333; -120.829444 (Sierra County Sheriff's Gallows)
12 Stampede Site Upload image
October 14, 1971
Address Restricted
near Verdi, Nevada

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  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. For about 1% of NRIS original coordinates, experience has shown that one or both coordinates are typos or otherwise extremely far off; some corrections may have been made. A more subtle problem causes many locations to be off by up to 150 yards, depending on location in the country: most NRIS coordinates were derived from tracing out latitude and longitudes off of USGS topographical quadrant maps created under the North American Datum of 1927, which differs from the current, highly accurate WGS84 GPS system used by most on-line maps. Chicago is about right, but NRIS longitudes in Washington are higher by about 4.5 seconds, and are lower by about 2.0 seconds in Maine. Latitudes differ by about 1.0 second in Florida. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on August 1, 2014.
  3. ^ Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-24. 
  5. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.