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Quincy in Plumas County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Mt. Ingalls Lookout

Elev. 8372

 
 
Mt. Ingalls Lookout Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 30, 2012
1. Mt. Ingalls Lookout Marker
Inscription.
Donated by: Plumas Nat. Forest
Built by: Company 989 C.C.C, 1935
Dismantled & Rebuilt by Reserve Navy Mobile Construction Battalion – 2 “Sea Bees”
 
Erected by Reserve Navy Mobile Construction Battalion – 2 “Sea Bees.
 
Location. 39° 56.383′ N, 120° 54.884′ W. Marker is in Quincy, California, in Plumas County. Marker can be reached from Fairgrounds Road south of Lee Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The building and marker are located on grounds of the Plumas County Fairgrounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 299 Fairground Road, Quincy CA 95971, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Plumas County’s First School House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Beckwourth Trail – New England Ranch (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Clough/Braden Home (approx. 1.6 miles away); Arthur W. Keddie (approx. 1.7 miles away); Plumas Lodge No. 60 F&AM (approx. 1.7 miles away but has been reported missing); Plumas Club (approx.
Mt. Ingalls Lookout Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 30, 2012
2. Mt. Ingalls Lookout Marker
1.7 miles away); Beckwourth Trail – American Ranch (approx. 1.8 miles away); Coburn-Variel Home (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quincy.
 
Also see . . .  Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). In his first 100 days in office, President Roosevelt approved several measures as part of his "New Deal," including the Emergency Conservation Work Act (ECW), better known as the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). With that action, he brought together the nation's young men and the land in an effort to save them both. (Submitted on June 17, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
Categories. Horticulture & Forestry
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 17, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 359 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 17, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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