Lockhart Ferry

Lockhart Ferry (HM6MR)

Location: Fall River Mills, CA 96028 Shasta County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 0.144', W 121° 26.628'

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Established by Samuel Lockhart in 1856 as a link in the first wagon road from Yreka to Red Bluff, the Lockhart Ferry crossed below the confluence of the Fall and Pitt Rivers near this spot. After a massacre in December 1856, the ferry was re-established in 1857 below Fall River Falls.
HM NumberHM6MR
Marker Number555
Placed ByCalifornia State Park Commission in cooperation with Fort Crook Historical Society, August 5, 1956
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 11:21pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 630876 N 4540189
Decimal Degrees41.00240000, -121.44380000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 0.144', W 121° 26.628'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 0' 8.64" N, 121° 26' 37.68" W
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Area Code(s)530
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 43032 CA-299, Fall River Mills CA 96028, US
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