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

Jackson, Ross, Tefft and Dempsey Memorial

 
 
Jackson, Ross, Tefft and Dempsey Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 31, 2012
1. Jackson, Ross, Tefft and Dempsey Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to the Memory of

General Jackson, a 49er, after whom Jackson Peak and Jackson Creek were named, and first owner of the Haddick Ranch. Also, Ephiram Ross and L.V. Tefft, later owners of the Tefft Ranch, now the Haddrick Ranch.

Also, James Dempsey, who drove stage when the stage road went through the ranch at this point.
 
Location. 39° 51.27′ N, 120° 41.041′ W. Marker is in Cromberg, California, in Plumas County. Marker is on Mt. Tomba Road. Touch for map. This marker is at the T where Mt. Tomba Road meets as short section of road that joins Highway 70, across from Old Mill Pond Road. The marker is back in the woods, but visible from Mt. Tomba Road. Marker is at or near this postal address: 60137 Mt. Tomba Road, Blairsden-Graeagle CA 96103, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Vardanega Spring (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Twenty Mile House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Sloat Mill Site (approx. 2.4 miles away); Sloat Towne Hall (approx. 2.4 miles away); Jamison City, Eureka Mine and Mill, Johnstown (approx. 5.3 miles
Jackson, Ross, Tefft and Dempsey Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 31, 2012
2. Jackson, Ross, Tefft and Dempsey Memorial Marker
away); Mohawk Hotel and Tavern (was approx. 5.9 miles away but has been reported missing. ); a different marker also named Jamison City (approx. 5.9 miles away); Spring Garden (approx. 6.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cromberg.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 20, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 379 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 20, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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