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Elba in Cassia County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
 

California Trail - Leaving Cassia Creek

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, May 14, 2018
1. California Trail - Leaving Cassia Creek Marker
Inscription.
"After crossing (Cassia Creek) we crossed a swamp, which required considerable persevering to get through safely. Three miles farther we encamped on the side of a hill, between two ranges of mountains" -- Wakeman Bryarly, Jul 18, 1849
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Trails West Inc. P.O. Box 12045, Reno NV 89510

 
Erected 2000 by Trails West Inc. (Marker Number C-5.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the California Trail marker series.
 
Location. 42° 14.886′ N, 113° 33.414′ W. Marker is in Elba, Idaho, in Cassia County. Marker is at the intersection of Elba-Almo Road and Grandview Road (County Road 1950 S), on the left when traveling south on Elba-Almo Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Malta ID 83342, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. California Trail - Summit Creek (approx. 5.8 miles away); California Trail (approx. 5.8 miles away); California Trail - Cassia Creek (approx. 6.8 miles away); Where Trails Meet - Raft River Valley Trails (approx. 7.2 miles away); Hudspeth's Cutoff
California Trail - Leaving Cassia Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 14, 2018
2. California Trail - Leaving Cassia Creek Marker
(approx. 7.8 miles away); Mc Clendon Springs (approx. 9.8 miles away); Horrible Indian Massacre (approx. 11.2 miles away); Diamondfield Jack (approx. 11.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elba.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 27, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 27, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 23 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 27, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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