Near Alleghany in Sierra County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Henness Pass Road - Plum Valley
Erected 2015 by Trails West Inc. (Marker Number HP-13.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the California Trail, the Henness Pass, and the Trails West Inc. series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is August 28, 1855.
Location. 39° 26.889′ N, 120° 57.689′ W. Marker is near Alleghany, California, in Sierra County. Marker is on Ridge Road, half a mile east of Tippe Canoe Mine Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alleghany CA 95910, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Plum Valley House Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Capt. Brown House (approx. 4.6 miles away); William Bull Meek (approx. 4.6 miles Mountain Range Lodge No. 18, F. & A. M. (approx. 4.7 miles away); Acton Meek Cleveland (approx. 4.8 miles away); Robert Campton (approx. 4.8 miles away); William Bull Meek / ECV Redivivus-1932 (approx. 4.8 miles away); Lester Allen Pelton (approx. 4.8 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on November 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 15, 2016, by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California. This page has been viewed 293 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 15, 2016, by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.