Stirling City in Butte County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1976 by E Clampus Vitus, Pair-O-Dice
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 39° 54.219′ N, 121° 31.613′ W. Marker is in Stirling City, California, in Butte County. Marker is on Skyway Highway near Retson Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 16595 Skyway Highway, Stirling City CA 95978, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lovelock (approx. 2.8 miles away); Inskip Hotel (approx. 6.1 miles away); “Magalia Depot & Butte County Railroad” (approx. 6.9 miles away but has been reported missing); Magalia Community Church / The Magalia Schoolhouse Bell (approx. 7.2 miles away); Dogtown (approx. 7.2 miles away); The Dogtown Nugget (approx. 7.4 miles away); 14 Mile House (approx. 9.6 miles away); Centerville Cemetery (approx. 9.6 miles away).
Also see . . . Stirling City History and Additional Information. (Stirling City) was a late starter beginning in 1901, some say it may have been 1903, by Columbus Barber owner of Diamond Match in Barberton, Ohio. He had come west seeking wood for his matches. (Submitted on December 12, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Categories. • Horticulture & Forestry • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 12, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 437 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 12, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.