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Anderson in Shasta County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

The Flume

Point of Historical Interest

 

—Dept. of Parks and Recreation – Reg. No. SHA-013 —

 
The Flume Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 26, 2013
1. The Flume Marker
Inscription. This aqueduct was built in 1918 as connecting link of main canal of Anderson Cottonwood Irrigation Dist., to carry water across Anderson Gulch to irrigate lands in southern Shasta Co. Aqueduct is 1249 ft. long, 8 ft. wide, 5 ft. deep and 20 ft. from the ground.

Sponsors: Historic Preservation Comm., Cascade Dist., Calif. Garden Clubs, Inc., Anderson Valley Garden Club and Cottonwood Garden Club.
 
Erected by Historic Preservation Comm., Cascade Dist., Calif. Garden Clubs, Inc., Anderson Valley Garden Club and Cottonwood Garden Club. (Marker Number SHA-013.)
 
Location. 40° 26.517′ N, 122° 18.191′ W. Marker is in Anderson, California, in Shasta County. Marker is on Olinda Road, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20263 Olinda Road, Anderson CA 96007, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Masonic Lodge (approx. 0.6 miles away); Anderson Historic Fire Station (approx. 0.6 miles away); California – Oregon Road (approx. 2 miles away); Fort Reading. (approx. 4.5 miles away); Reading Adobe
The Flume and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 26, 2013
2. The Flume and Marker
(approx. 5 miles away); Clear Creek (approx. 6 miles away); Balls Ferry (approx. 6.1 miles away); Site of Reading Adobe (approx. 6.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Anderson.
 
More about this marker. The marker is on the east side of the flume.
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 
The Flume image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 26, 2013
3. The Flume
The Flume image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 26, 2013
4. The Flume
 
 
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