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Alleghany in Sierra County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Henness Pass Road - To Ridge Junction

 
 
Henness Pass Road - To Ridge Junction Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alvis Hendley, October 6, 2016
1. Henness Pass Road - To Ridge Junction Marker
Inscription. "On again (along ridge), 2 miles to Gallaway's Rancho, then 4 miles to Forest City, to right of road and Orleans Flat (and Alleghany) to left of road. - Loring Samuel Comstock, Aug 28, 1855.
 
Erected 2015 by Trails West Inc. (Marker Number HP-12.)
 
Location. 39° 28.277′ N, 120° 52.425′ W. Marker is in Alleghany, California, in Sierra County. Marker is at the intersection of Ridge Road and Mountain House Road, on the left when traveling east on Ridge Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alleghany CA 95910, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Henness Pass Road (a few steps from this marker); The Sixteen to One Mine (approx. 1 miles away); Rite Here (approx. 1 miles away); Bovee Building (approx. 1.6 miles away); Alleghany (approx. 1.6 miles away); Stamp Mill (approx. 1.7 miles away); Forest City Dance Hall (approx. 1.7 miles away); Forest City Brewery (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alleghany.
 
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Henness Pass Road - To Ridge Junction Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alvis Hendley, October 6, 2016
2. Henness Pass Road - To Ridge Junction Marker
The View from Ridge Road image. Click for full size.
By Alvis Hendley, October 6, 2016
3. The View from Ridge Road
Ridge Road passes through a dense conifer forest of great beauty.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 15, 2016, by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California. This page has been viewed 177 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 15, 2016, by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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