Rising 2,000 feet above the rural San Mateo County countryside, Kings Mountain rests atop the redwood-ribbed backbone of the California Coastal Mountain Range. Despite inhospitable terrain, its forests lured Spanish padres who envisioned a chain of missions along the California coast. The community grew as its stately Sequoia sempervirens toppled before the influx of sawmills that sprang up in the 1850s. Named for early entrepreneurs Frank and Honora King, the mountain s story features rough-and-tumble sawyers, genteel ...

Kings Mountain 2008, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9780738558295

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Kings Mountain 2008, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531637477

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