Near Trinity Center in Trinity County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Carr family was one of the largest patented land owners in Trinity County. They owned in addition to Carrville, 17 gold and quicksilver mines including the Yellow Rose, the Forget Me Not, the Blue Jacket and the Nash.
Erected 1973 by E Clampus Vitus, Trinitarianus Chapter No. 62.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1849.
Location. 41° 3.934′ N, 122° 42.322′ W. Marker is near Trinity Center, California, in Trinity County. Marker is on Carrville Loop Road, on the right when traveling south. The marker is located on the grounds of the Carrville Inn. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bucket Line Dredges (approx. 0.9 miles away); Turning Water into Gold (approx. 3.3 miles away); “Jim Swett Field” (approx. 5.4 miles away); Trinity Centre Then – Trinity Center Now. (approx. 5.6 miles away); The Bowerman Barn (approx. 11.9 miles away); California – Oregon Trail / California – Oregon Road (approx. 13.3 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 10, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 408 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 10, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.