Near Shingletown in Shasta County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Mt. Lassen/The Noble Pass/The Park Highway
Dedicated to the Pioneers of Northern California by
Mr. & Mrs. B.F. Loomis
Sponsored by the Shasta Historical Society
Erected 1931 by Mr. and Mrs. B.F. Loomis and the Shasta Historical Society. (Marker Number 11.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Nobles Trail series list.
Location. 40° 33.488′ N, 121° 31.903′ W. Marker is near Shingletown, California, in Shasta County. Marker is on Lassen Peak Highway (California Route 89), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shingletown CA 96088, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nobles' Emigrant Trail (here, next to this marker); Nobles Trail - Table Mountain (approx. 2 miles away); Stephen Tyng Mather (approx. 2.2 miles away); Loomis Legacy (approx. 2.2 miles away); Nobles Trail – Third Nobles Pass (approx. 2.4 miles away); People of the Land (approx. 2˝ miles away); Historic Crossroads Gateway (approx. 2.6 miles away); Nobles Trail - Lost Camp Station (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shingletown.
Also see . . . A Photo Tour to California Via the Nobles Trail. In 1851, William Nobles discovered this route, which was first used by emigrants in 1852. This easy wagon route ran off the Applegate/Lassen Trail from the Boiling Spring at Black Rock to Shasta City via Smoke Creek Desert and Lassen Peak. (Submitted on August 6, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 11, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 6, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 423 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 6, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.