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 Landmark 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 Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 213 Adobe Road, Cottonwood CA 96022, United States of America. Touch 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 1,807 times since then and 23 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.