Near Beckwourth in Plumas County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
James P. Beckwourth Ranch and Trading Post
Erected 1970 by Native Daughters of the Golden West, Imogen Parlor No. 134.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 39° 49.434′ N, 120° 24.796′ W. Marker is near Beckwourth, California, in Plumas County. Marker is on Feather River Highway (Route 70), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 78646 Feather River Highway, Beckwourth CA 96129, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Step Back In Time (within shouting distance of this marker); Sierra Valley History (within shouting distance of this marker); Beckwourth Trail – The Road Forks (within shouting distance of this marker); Jim Beckwourth Trading Post (approx. half a mile away); James P. Beckwourth (approx. half a mile Hope Lodge No. 234 F & AM (approx. 1.8 miles away); Plumas County Honor Roll World War Two and Korea and Vietnam (approx. 3.4 miles away); a different marker also named Sierra Valley History (approx. 13.3 miles away but has been reported missing). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beckwourth.
More about this marker. This marker is located at the Lester T Davis Safety Roadside Rest west of Beckwourth, on the hill behind the buildings.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 21, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 358 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 21, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.