Magalia in Butte County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Square-Nail Town Smith
Erected by E Clampus Vitus, Pair-o Dice Chapter No. 7-11.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 39° 53.491′ N, 121° 34.654′ W. Marker is in Magalia, California, in Butte County. Marker is on Skyway Highway near Lovelock Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 16115 Skyway Highway, Magalia CA 95954, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stirling City (approx. 2.8 miles away); Magalia Community Church / The Magalia Schoolhouse Bell (approx. 5.8 miles away); Dogtown (approx. 5.8 miles away); The Dogtown Nugget (approx. 6.1 miles away); 14 Mile House Inskip Hotel (approx. 7.1 miles away); Centerville Cemetery (approx. 7.3 miles away); Centerville School (approx. 8.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Magalia.
Also see . . . George Lovelock - Find A Grave. George Lovelock burial site at the Lone Mountain Cemetery in Lovelock, Nevada.
Lovelock built the second house in Oroville and his son Thomas was the first child born in the town. In 1852 he built a little store on Butte Creek and a town sprung up which is still named Lovelock for the founder. (Submitted on December 9, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 9, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 455 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 9, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.