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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Montague in Siskiyou County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Schmitt Brothers Mill

 
 
Schmitt Brothers Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, May 26, 2013
1. Schmitt Brothers Mill Marker
Inscription.
Site Of
Schmitt Bros. Mill
1930 - 1939

 
Erected by E Clampus Vitus, Humbug Chapter No. 73.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
 
Location. 41° 45.341′ N, 122° 15.288′ W. Marker is near Montague, California, in Siskiyou County. Marker can be reached from Ball Mountain Little Shasta Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. This marker is only accessible during summer months due to poor road conditions. 4x4 vehicle preferred. Marker is in this post office area: Montague CA 96064, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tailholt (approx. 6.3 miles away); Yreka Trail - The Snelling Ranch (approx. 9.9 miles away); Yreka Trail – A Splendid Cite (approx. 10 miles away); Mount Shasta (approx. 10 miles away); Yreka Historic Trail (approx. 12.2 miles away); Yreka Trail - Sheep Rock Springs (approx. 12.3 miles away); Yreka Trail - Sheep Rock (approx. 13.7 miles away); Emigrant Trail (approx. 13.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montague.
 
More about this marker. Marker is easy to miss if you're not paying
Topographic Map Showing Location of Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen
2. Topographic Map Showing Location of Marker
attention.
 
Also see . . .  Jefferson Backroads, December 2012 issue. E Clampus Vitus historical article for Schmitt Brothers Mill on page 28. When first erected, the Chapter had the trail marker etched as “the site of Deter Mill.” Discovering their error, had the trail marker replaced with the current historical information. (Submitted on December 5, 2016, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon.) 
 
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Schmitt Brothers Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, May 26, 2013
3. Schmitt Brothers Mill Marker
Schmitt Brothers Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, May 26, 2013
4. Schmitt Brothers Mill Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 7, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 5, 2016, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. This page has been viewed 108 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 5, 2016, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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