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Davis Creek in Modoc County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Applegate Trail - New Road to Yreka

 
 
Applegate Trail - New Road to Yreka Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 19, 2015
1. Applegate Trail - New Road to Yreka Marker
Inscription.
"We leave the old Lawson Road for the new road to Shasta Valley (Yreka) to day It seems as if the road is one stone pile We have to goe a foot in such places for fear of getting our heads nocked off" Sophroni Helen Stone, Sep 13 1852
Guidebook available
Trails West Inc., P.O. Box 12045, Reno, NV 89510

 
Erected 2009 by Trails West Inc. (Marker Number A-33.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Applegate Trail marker series.
 
Location. 41° 43.998′ N, 120° 22.543′ W. Marker is in Davis Creek, California, in Modoc County. Marker is on Westside Road (County Route 48) near U.S. 395, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Davis Creek CA 96108, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Applegate Trail - Descent to Goose Lake (approx. 7.5 miles away); Chimney Rock (approx. 9.8 miles away); The Applegate-Lassen Trail (approx. 10 miles away); The Applegate Trail (approx. 10 miles away); Willow Ranch (approx. 11.7 miles away).
 
More about this marker. This marker is located at the Davis Creek
Applegate Trail - New Road to Yreka Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 19, 2015
2. Applegate Trail - New Road to Yreka Marker
The marker is beneath the tree on the left.
Community Church.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 166 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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