Near Hornbrook in Siskiyou County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Location. 41° 59.746′ N, Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hornbrook CA 96044, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hilt War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Siskiyou Mountain Wagon Road (approx. 6.3 miles away in Oregon); Founding of the American Legion (approx. 6.8 miles away); Cottonwood (approx. 6.9 miles away); Bradford Ripley Alden (approx. 7.2 miles away); Cottonwood Basin (approx. 7.2 miles away); Klamathon (approx. 8.9 miles away); Barrow Station (approx. 9 miles away in Oregon). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hornbrook.
Also see . . . Fruit Growers Supply Company -- Exploring Lassen County's Past and more . . . It was Hilt how Fruit Growers entered into the lumber business and not necessarily by choice. The Northern California Lumber Co. owned a mill at Hilt. The Company had financial problems and Fruit Growers loaned them money in return for a supply of boxes. In 1910 the Northern California Lumber was on the verge of bankruptcy and forced Fruit Growers to foreclosed upon the Company. (Submitted on January 13, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 13, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 13, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 125 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 13, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.