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Title
Trestle on the Flume from Lyonsville to Red Bluff
Contributor
CSU, Chico. Meriam Library. Special Collections Dept
38551.51936
Date Created and/or Issued
ca. 1900
Publication Information
Meriam Library Special Collections Department, California State University, Chico
Contributing Institution
California State University, Chico
Collection
Northeastern California Historical Photograph Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph shows the 96 foot high trestle on the flume from Lyonsville to Red Bluff, built in 1871/1872 by C. F. Ellsworth. this flume was used by Diamond until it was abandoned in 1914. This trestle bridged a saddle about 3/4 mile east of Finley Lake. Water was left running in the flume during winter to hold it down against strong winds. Note woman standing at top with bugle - people below also. Lot 6 photo 5.
Type
Image
Format
118x85 mm.
Silver gelatin DOP – copy print
Identifier
sc24284
http://archives.csuchico.edu/cdm/ref/collection/coll11/id/8967
Subject
Diamond Match Company
Trestles
Logging
Flumes
Place
Lyonsville (Calif.)
Tehama County (Calif.)
Source
sc24284.tif
Relation
photographs
Northeastern California Historic Photograph Collection

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