Near Douglas City in Trinity County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Lowdens Wagon Road
Erected by Boy Scouts of America, Troop 15.
Location. 40° 41.74′ N, 122° 55.691′ W. Marker is near Douglas City, California, in Trinity County. Marker is at the intersection of Little Brown's Creek Road and California Route 3 & 229 on Little Brown's Creek Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Douglas City CA 96024, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Steel Bridge (approx. 1½ miles away); Race Track – Airport – Golf Course (approx. 1.7 miles away); Hamiltons Store (approx. 1.9 miles away); Lee Family Ranch House (approx. 2.4 miles away); Anvil Firing (approx. 2.4 Paymaster Mine Stampmill (approx. 2.4 miles away); Trinity Congregational Church (approx. 2½ miles away); Old Section (approx. 2½ miles away).
Also see . . . Lowden, William Spencer, 1830-1912. He founded the Weaverville and Shasta Wagon Road Company, which built the first wagon road into Trinity County. It was completed in 1858. He also owned the Lewiston Turnpike Company. (Submitted on June 9, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 9, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 347 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 9, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.