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Near Meadow Valley in Plumas County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Beckwourth Trail – Grizzly Creek

 
 
Beckwourth Trail – Grizzly Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 30, 2012
1. Beckwourth Trail – Grizzly Creek Marker
Inscription. “Crossed a brook with high banks, where Squire Stephens upset the wagon he was driving in which was Philip Linthicum and he was hurt very badly” – John Dalton, Sep. 2, 1852
 
Erected 1993 by Trails West Inc. (Marker Number B-35.)
 
Location. 39° 51.879′ N, 121° 13.399′ W. Marker is near Meadow Valley, California, in Plumas County. Marker is on Oroville-Bucks Lake Road. Touch for map. This marker is located at the Grizzly Creek Bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Meadow Valley CA 95956, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. P. Linthiouh (approx. 0.2 miles away); Beckwourth Trail – Haskins Valley (approx. 2.7 miles away); Beckwourth Trail – Rich Valley (approx. 2.7 miles away); Bucks Ranch Hotel and Store (approx. 2.7 miles away); Meadow Valley Historical Site (approx. 9.7 miles away); Belden (approx. 9.9 miles away); Pacific Crest Trail (approx. 9.9 miles away); Eby Stamp Mill (approx. 10 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Meadow Valley.
 
More about this marker. Trails West Inc. has placed over 50 markers on the Beckwourth Trail between Sparks, Nevada and Lake
Beckwourth Trail – Grizzly Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 30, 2012
2. Beckwourth Trail – Grizzly Creek Marker
Oroville, California, 31 of which are located in Plumas County. They have also placed over 400 markers on the California, Applegate, Lassen and Nobles' Emigrant Trails.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 19, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 331 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 19, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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