Westwood in Lassen County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 2011 by E Clampus Vitus, Vigilante Chapter No. 1911.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list.
Location. 40° 18.225′ N, 121° 0.101′ W. Marker is in Westwood Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 390 Birch Street, Westwood CA 96137, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Westwood Club (within shouting distance of this marker); Chuck’s Railroad Room (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Red River Bakery (about 400 feet away); Westwood Masonic Lodge (about 500 feet away); Westwood Firehouse (about 500 feet away); Lassen Trail - Westwood (about 600 feet away); Paul Bunyan (about 700 feet away); Westwood (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westwood.
1. Not Really "Boardinghouses"
These residences were really just "rooming houses", as no meals were served in them. All residents had to go to the cafeteria for their meals. The term "room and board" means a place to sleep with meals included. So no meals leaves us with a rooming house.
— Submitted May 1, 2013, by Patricia Church of Westwood, California.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 23, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 545 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on June 23, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.