Shasta in Shasta County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
have since dropped their beautiful leaves,
and the many dear friends of my childhood,
have slumbered for years in their graves.
Oh! The blooms of the flower I remember,
and the smiles I shall never more see;
for the cold chilly winds of December,
stole my flowers, my companions, from me.
There were many verses to the song, and all were sung with considerable feeling! Charles Crouch had nothing to say.
Erected by California State Parks.
Location. 40° 35.959′ N, 122° 29.5′ W. Marker is in Shasta, California, in Shasta County. Marker can be reached from Eureka Way (California Route 299), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shasta CA 96087, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shasta County Court House (within shouting distance of this “Stage Drivers’ Plaque” (within shouting distance of this marker); Shasta (within shouting distance of this marker); The Coyle-Foster Barn in its Heyday (within shouting distance of this marker); Coyle-Foster Barn (within shouting distance of this marker); Noble’s Trail (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Western Star Lodge No. 2 (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Western Star Lodge No. 2 (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shasta.
More about this marker. This marker is located behind the former Shasta County Courthouse building. It is now the Shasta State Historic Park Visitors Center.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 26, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 482 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 26, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.