Near Cottonwood in Shasta County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Site of Reading Adobe
Rancho Buena Ventura
Erected by State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with The Shasta Historical Society, May 18, 1968. (Marker Number 10.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Settlements & Settlers • War, Mexican-American. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmarks series list.
Location. 40° 23.48′ N, 122° 12.02′ W. Marker is near Cottonwood, California, in Shasta County. Marker is at the intersection of Adobe Road and Drybread Road, on the right when traveling east on Adobe Road. Touch for mapTouch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Balls Ferry (approx. 1.8 miles away); Reading Adobe (approx. 4.6 miles away); Fort Reading. (approx. 6.1 miles away); The Flume (approx. 6.4 miles away); Masonic Lodge (approx. 6˝ miles away); Anderson Historic Fire Station (approx. 6.6 miles away); Nobles Trail - Bear Creek (approx. 7 miles away); Dersch Homestead (approx. 7.1 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on November 8, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 15, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,830 times since then and 46 times this year. Last updated on July 24, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 15, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on October 21, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.