Roop's Fort

Roop's Fort (HM6M3)

Location: Susanville, CA 96130 Lassen County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 25.118', W 120° 39.432'

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Built in July 1854 by Isaac N. Roop. First called Roop's House, and used as stopping place by emigrant trains. It was the locale of the "sagebrush war" fought in 1863 between Plumas County and Lassen County citizens.
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HM NumberHM6M3
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series
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Marker Number76
Placed BySusanville Parlor No. 243, Native Daughters of the Golden West
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 9:49am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 698763 N 4476858
Decimal Degrees40.41863333, -120.65720000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 25.118', W 120° 39.432'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 25' 7.08" N, 120° 39' 25.92" W
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Area Code(s)530
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 115 N Weatherlow St, Susanville CA 96130, US
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