Near Trona in Inyo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The escape trail where Manley & Rodgers led the Bennett & Arcane families to safety from Death Valley in Feb 1850.
Brier's Silent Sepulchre
Fish's Gravesite, 1 mile.
Erected 1988 by The Trona Chapter of the Death Valley Escape Trail Conference.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Events.
Location. 35° 53.442′ N, 117° 15.092′ W. Marker is near Trona, California, in Inyo County. Marker is on Slate Range Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Trona CA 93592, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Valley Wells (approx. 6½ miles away); Ballarat (approx. 10 miles away); a different marker also named Ballarat (approx. 10 miles away); Panamint City (approx. 10 miles away); a different marker also named Ballarat (approx. 10.9 miles away); Austin Hall (approx. 11.4 miles away); Old Guest House Museum (approx. 11½ miles away); Searles Lake Borax Discovery (approx. 11.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Trona.
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