Captain Courageous

Captain Courageous (HM1QA9)

Location: Klamath, CA 95548 Del Norte County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 31.604', W 124° 2.171'

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1963 - 1983

The heroic voyage of this crossbreed steer; floating downriver from Klamath Glen and up the coast into Crescent City Harbor, was an inspiration to the flood victims of Klamath. He embodied their courage, stamina, and indomitable spirit. A living memorial to the disastrous flood of 1964, he passed peacefully on to greener pastures in 1983.

Erected May 10, 1997 by
E. Clampus Vitus Eureka Chapter 101
in Memory of Andy McBeth
the "Captain's" final caretaker
HM NumberHM1QA9
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed1997
Placed ByE Clampus Vitus Eureka Chapter 101
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, January 1st, 2016 at 1:02pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 413552 N 4597750
Decimal Degrees41.52673333, -124.03618333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 31.604', W 124° 2.171'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 31' 36.24" N, 124° 2' 10.26" W
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Area Code(s)707
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 265 Klamath Blvd, Klamath CA 95548, US
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