Near Fort Jones in Siskiyou County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Small plaque below
And rededicated October 3, 2009
Humbug Chapter No. 73 and
Oregon Outpost Umpqua Joe No. 1859
E Clampus Vitus
Erected 1948 by Siskiyou County Historical Society, E Clampus Vitus.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 41° 42.857′ N, 122° 48.201′ W. Marker was near Fort Jones, California, in Siskiyou County. Marker was at the intersection of Deadwood Creek Road (Federal Route 45N49) and McAdams Creek Road, on the right when traveling west on Deadwood Creek Road. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Fort Jones CA 96032, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Robbers Rock (approx. 4.9 miles away); Humbug Mining District (approx. 7.3 miles away); Greenhorn (approx. 7.6 miles away); World Wars Memorial (approx. 7.7 miles away); Fort Jones (approx. 7.7 miles away); “Fort Jones House” (approx. 7.8 miles away); Moonlit Oaks Dance Pavilion / Clyde Johnson Lynching (approx. 8.2 miles away); Lynching (was approx. 8.2 miles away but has been reported missing. ). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Jones.
More about this marker. Deadwood Creek
1. Re-dedication plaque missing
My wife and I visited the site of Deadwood and noticed the small re-dedication plaque below the main plaque has been pried off and is missing. I will let the local E Clampus Vitus chapters know and hopefully they can reset a new plaque.
— Submitted November 27, 2017, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 16, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 357 times since then and 3 times this year. Last updated on November 28, 2017, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 16, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. 3. submitted on November 27, 2017, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon.