Bower Cave

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Greeley Hill, California

Historic Document

Bower Cave is located in Mariposa County, California certified as a historic location on Monday June 16, 2003. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Religion, Agriculture/Subsistence, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Multiple Dwelling, Hotel, Religious Structure, Agricultural Fields, Natural Feature, Agricultural Outbuildings, Camp. Bower Cave was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Person, Information Potential and its significance in Entertainment/Recreation, Native American, Religion, Prehistoric, Historic - Non-Aboriginal.

Bower Cave Information

Other Name: oo'-tin; CA-MRP-001567/H; FS 05-16-54-11
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Site
Cultural Affiliation: Sierran Me-Wuk, Euro-American
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Too'-le; He-le'-jah
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Restricted Archeological Site: Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Forest Service

Bower Cave Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 100
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Greeley Hill Historic Locations Mariposa County Historic Locations California Historic Locations