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Upper Lake in Lake County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Bloody Island

 
 
Bloody Island Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, April 27, 2007
1. Bloody Island Marker
Inscription. Scene of a battle between U.S. soldiers under command of Captain Lyons and Indians under Chief Augustine, April 14th, 1850.

Dedicated as an historical monument by the Native Sons of the Golden West

May 20th, 1942

 
Erected 1942 by Native Sons of the Golden West.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 39° 8.938′ N, 122° 53.621′ W. Marker is in Upper Lake, California, in Lake County. Marker is on Reclamation Road near Redbud Lane, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Upper Lake CA 95485, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bloody Island (Bo-no-po-ti) (approx. 0.3 miles away); Diamond Match Lumber Co. (approx. 1.4 miles away); The IOOF Hall (approx. 1.4 miles away); League's Store (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Livery Stable (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Upper Lake.
 
Also see . . .  Bloody Island. (Submitted on May 29, 2007, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
Bloody Island Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, April 27, 2007
2. Bloody Island Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 29, 2007, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 3,924 times since then and 239 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 29, 2007, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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