Near Shingletown in Shasta County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Mt. Lassen/The Noble Pass/The Park Highway
Dedicated to the Pioneers of Northern California by
Mr. & Mrs. B.F. Loomis
Sponsored by the Shasta Historical Society
Erected 1931 by Mr. and Mrs. B.F. Loomis and the Shasta Historical Society. (Marker Number CHL 11.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Nobles Trail marker series.
Location. 40° 33.488′ N, 121° 31.903′ W. Marker is near Shingletown, California, in Shasta County. Marker is on Lassen Peak Highway (California Route 89), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. This marker is located in Lassen Volcanic National Park at Auto Tour Stop #13. Marker is in this post office area: Shingletown CA 96088, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nobles' Emigrant Trail (here, next to this marker); Stephen Tyng Mather Loomis Legacy (approx. 2.2 miles away); Nobles Trail – Third Nobles Pass (approx. 2.4 miles away); People of the Land (approx. 2½ miles away); Historic Crossroads Gateway (approx. 2.6 miles away); Hot Rock (approx. 4.4 miles away); Devastated Area (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shingletown.
Also see . . . A Photo Tour to California Via the Nobles Trail. In 1851, William Nobles discovered this route, which was first used by emigrants in 1852. This easy wagon route ran off the Applegate/Lassen Trail from the Boiling Spring at Black Rock to Shasta City via Smoke Creek Desert and Lassen Peak. (Submitted on August 6, 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 August 6, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 367 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 6, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.