Cibola in La Paz County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Erected 2000 by E Clampus Vitus Southern Alliance, Billy Holcomb 1069, John P Squibob 1853, Lost Dutchman 5917 – 4 and La Paz County Parks. (Marker Number 104.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 33° 22.533′ N, 114° 39.509′ W. Marker was in Cibola, Arizona, in La Paz County. Marker could be reached from the intersection of Cibola Road and Baseline Road. Touch for map. Marker is located at the park on the southwest corner of River Road, Cibola Road and Baseline Road. Marker was in this post office area: Cibola AZ 85328, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers Colorado River Ferries (here, next to this marker); Taylor's Ferry (was approx. 4.4 miles away in California but has been reported missing. ); Fort Gaston (approx. 5.7 miles away in California).
Regarding Cibola Arizona. William B. Rood of Death Valley '49er fame had a herd of 4,000 cattle to furnish beef to forts, stations, miners and travelers near hear. He drowned while attempting a crossing of the Colorado River in 1870.
SOURCE: Billy Holcomb Chapter 1069 35th Anniversary Plaque Book by Phillip Holdaway
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 13, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,380 times since then and 79 times this year. Last updated on November 3, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 13, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.