GRANVILLE P. SWIFT ADOBE

Historical Landmark

Description:
Granville P. Swift crossed the plains to Oregon in 1843 and entered California with the Kelsey party in 1844. In 1849, in partnership with Frank Sears, he purchased the cattle and brand of the Larkin grant from J. S. Williams. Swift soon had droves of cattle herded by Indian vaqueros, and rodeos were held annually at this adobe site.


Registration Date: 8/8/1939

Location:
City: Orland
County: Glenn

Directions:
Old Hwy 99 W at Hambright Creek, 1.0 mi N of Orland


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