Near Big Bar in Trinity County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Bagdad – North Fork – Helena
Erected 1977 by E Clampus Vitus, Trinitarianus Chapter No. 62.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. Marker is missing. It was located near 40° 46.854′ N, 123° 7.733′ W. Marker was near Big Bar, California, in Trinity County. Marker could be reached from East Fork Road. Touch for map. The marker is missing. The location of the marker was in the ghost town of Helena on East Fork Road, about 1/4 mile from the intersection with California State Route 229. Marker was in this post office area: Big Bar CA 96010, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Bagdad (approx. 0.7 miles away); Site of Cañon City Junction City Centennial (approx. 5.2 miles away); Big Flat – Big Bar (approx. 5.3 miles away); The La Grange Mine (approx. 7½ miles away); Moving Mountains... (approx. 7.6 miles away); Dedrick (approx. 8 miles away); Weaverville Basin Gold Discovery Site (approx. 10.3 miles away).
Regarding Bagdad – North Fork – Helena. Personnel at the Jake Jackson Museum in Weaverville have said that they were recently "presented" with the missing Helena marker. They have returned it to E Clampus Vitus. It is hoped that it will be remounted soon.
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