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

Site of First Adobe Home, Lake County

 
 
First Adobe Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, August 13, 2018
1. First Adobe Home Marker
Inscription.  Built by Charles Stone and Andy Kelsey on land purchased from Salvador Vallejo. Constructed by forced Indian labor, causing much resentment and culminating in murder by Indians of both Stone and Kelsey in the fall of 1849. Their remains are beneath this monument.
 
Erected 1950 by California Centennials Commission, and Lake County. (Marker Number 426.)
 
Location. 38° 58.707′ N, 122° 50.605′ W. Marker is in Kelseyville, California, in Lake County. Marker is at the intersection of Bell Hill Road (County Road 510) and Main Street, on the right when traveling north on Bell Hill Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kelseyville CA 95451, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lake County Courthouse (approx. 5.9 miles away); Ranch House (approx. 8.6 miles away); Bloody Island (Bo-no-po-ti) (approx. 12.1 miles away); Bloody Island (approx. 12.1 miles away); Drug and Prescription Store
First Adobe Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, August 13, 2018
2. First Adobe Home Marker
(approx. 13.3 miles away); The Old Gas Station (approx. 13.3 miles away); Diamond Match Lumber Co. (approx. 13.3 miles away); The West Side of Main Street (approx. 13.3 miles away).
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Bloody Island (Bo-no-po-ti)
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
First Adobe Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, August 13, 2018
3. First Adobe Home Marker
First Adobe Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, August 13, 2018
4. First Adobe Home Marker
Sign on Hwy 175 image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, August 13, 2018
5. Sign on Hwy 175
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on August 14, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 95 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 14, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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