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A Memorial and Biographical History of Northern California
Chicago, Lewis Publ. Co., 1891, pages 226-234

ďThe History and Business Directory of Shasta CountyĒ
As written in 1881
by B.F. Frank and H.W. Chappell, published in 1881

Transcribed by Kathy Sedler

List of Post Offices of Shasta County, California
(Wellís Fargo & Co.ís offices are marked with an *)

OFFICE
POST MASTER
Anderson *
Geo. Anderson
Baird
--- Richardson
Ballís Ferry
W.W. Ball
Bellís Bridge
H.W. Chappell
Blair
Mrs. E.F. Blair
Buckeye
Geo. Burtt
Burgettville
J.E. Mooers
Burney Valley *
Mrs. Mary Johnson
Cottonwood *
Wm. Knowlton
Fall River Mills *
J.A. Winter
French Gulch *
T. Plumb
Gas Point
Albert Erwin
Hazel Creek
S.F. Southern
Igo *
G.K. Willard
Millville *
C.A. Teel
Montgomery Creek
Herbert Bass
Oak Run
W. Morley
Pinckney
J.M. William
Pitville
(blank)
Redding *
Jas. McCormick
Round Mountain
(blank)
Shasta *
C.L. Paige
Shingletown
--- McCarley
Slate Creek
E.J. Curtis
Stillwater
Miss Mary Bass

The History of Shasta Co. and it's communities.

book pages 5-36 & 125-152 including

Horsetown 
Shasta 
Round Mountian or Cow Creek 
United States Fishery (Baird) 
Millville 
Fall River Valley 
Burney Valley 
Igo and vicinity 
Redding 
Cottonwood 
Anderson 
Bell's Bridge 
Copper City 
Churntown - Early Settlers of

 

Distances From Redding

~ To ~

By Towns

 
 

By Distance

 
Adin
124
  Reidís Ferry
Ĺ
Alturas
165
  Hughesí Ferry
2
Anderson
12
  Bellís Bridge
5
Arbuckle (Shasta Co.)
30
  Centerville
6
Ballís Ferry
18
  Loomis Corners
7
Bassí Station
12
  Shasta
7
Bellís Bridge
5
  Anderson
12
Bieber
108
  Bassí Station
12
Big Valley
64
  Horsetown
12
Burgettville
90
  Whiskytown
12
Burney Valley
64
  Wellís Ferry
13
Canby
145
  Oak Bottom
14
Centerville
6
  Piety Hill
14
Copper City
25
  Igo
15
Cottonwood
18
  Millville
15
Eagle Creek
19
  Ballís Ferry
18
Fall River Mills
83
  Cottonwood
18
Fort Bidwell
211
  Eagle Creek
19
French Gulch
22
  Tower House
19
Furnaceville
25
  Gas Point
20
Gas Point
20
  French Gulch
22
Horsetown
12
  U.S. Fishery
22
Hughesí Ferry
2
  Copper City
25
Igo
15
  Furnaceville
25
Lakeview
225
  Arbuckle (Shasta Co.)
30
Loomis Corners
7
  Red Bluff
35
Lower Soda Springs
66
  Shingletown
35
Millville
15
  Montgomery Creek
45
Montgomery Creek
45
  Weaverville
49
Oak Bottom
14
  Big Valley
64
Piety Hill
14
  Burney Valley
64
Pittville
101
  Lower Soda Springs
66
Red Bluff
35
  Upper Soda Springs
69
Reidís Ferry
Ĺ
  Fall River Mills
83
Roseburg, Oregon
275
  Burgettville
90
Sacramento
169
  Pittville
101
Shasta
7
  Bieber
108
Shingletown
35
  Yreka, via Sacramento river route
115
Tower House
19
  Yreka, via Scott Mountain route
122
U.S. Fishery
22
  Adin
124
Upper Soda Springs
69
  Canby
145
Weaverville
49
  Alturas
165
Wellís Ferry
13
  Sacramento
169
Whiskytown
12
  Fort Bidwell
211
Yreka, via Sacramento river route
115
  Lakeview
225
Yreka, via Scott Mountain route
122
  Roseburg, Oregon
275

Other Interesting Information About Shasta Co.

includes

Natural Curiosities 
A Speck of War 
ďShastaĒ - the meaning 
Difficulty Among the Indians 
Newspapers 
Mount Shasta 
Societies and Lodges 
County Officers 
Poems about Mt. Shasta

 

List of names in the 1881 Shasta Co. Directory

Sorted by Surname

Sorted by Township