Site of California's First Grange Hall
California State Historic Landmark 551
#551 California's First Grange Hall
Pilot Hill Grange No. 1, of 29 charter members: Master, F.D. Brown; Secretary,
A.J. Bayley. Was organized August 10, 1870. The Grange Hall dedicated at this site
November 23, 1880, was built by Alcander A. Bayley.
On State Hwy 49 (PM 31.3), 0.2 mi N of Pilot Hill.
According to his great great granddaughter, the Master was P.D. "Knickerbocker" Brown, not F.D. Brown.
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