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Ridgecrest in Inyo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Fish Canyon

 
 
Fish Canyon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jean Lachance, February 28, 2019
1. Fish Canyon Marker
Inscription.  
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 ET Conference.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Events.
 
Location. 35° 53.442′ N, 117° 15.092′ W. Marker is in Ridgecrest, 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 7 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Valley Wells (approx. 6˝ 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); Searles Lake Borax Discovery (approx. 11.6 miles away).
 
Fish Canyon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jean Lachance, February 28, 2019
2. Fish Canyon Marker
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this page online
Rogers Pass and the story behind the markers image. Click for more information.
By Larry Gertner
3. Rogers Pass and the story behind the markers
Escape Trail Conference, Trona Chapter website entry
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 8, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 3, 2021, by Jean Lachance of Ile-Bizard, Quebec. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 3, 2021, by Jean Lachance of Ile-Bizard, Quebec.   3. submitted on June 8, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.

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