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Kennett :: Shasta Dam Digital Collection Kennett ca. ghost town below shasta lake. photo in 1936 California History, Vintage California, Northern California, Shasta Dam, Red Bluff, Places Of Interest, Ghost Towns, American History, Vintage Photos

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Kennett :: Shasta Dam Digital Collection Kennett ca. ghost town below shasta lake. photo in 1936

Once a Californian Boom Town, Now a Sunken City at the Bottom of a Lake Shasta Dam, Lake Shasta, Native American Population, Redding California, Old Bridges, Sunken City, Red Bluff, California History, Lost City

Once a Californian Boom Town, Now a Sunken City at the Bottom of a Lake

At one time Kennett, Ca, had 40 saloons, dozens of trade stores, a hotel, hospital, a schoolhouse– it even had an opera house– that is, before it was sitting at the bottom of the huge man-made Lake Shasta. Kennett is now completely invisible, buried as deep as 400 feet below the water's surface. The

Once a Californian Boom Town, Now a Sunken City at the Bottom of a Lake Shasta Dam, Lake Shasta, Sunken City, Red Bluff, California History, American History, Boom Town, San Diego, Digital

Once a Californian Boom Town, Now a Sunken City at the Bottom of a Lake

At one time Kennett, Ca, had 40 saloons, dozens of trade stores, a hotel, hospital, a schoolhouse– it even had an opera house– that is, before it was sitting at the bottom of the huge man-made Lake Shasta. Kennett is now completely invisible, buried as deep as 400 feet below the water's surface. The

Market Street - looking north from Placer Street - in downtown Redding. Photo courtesy of the Shasta Historical Society Shasta Dam, Redding California, Red Bluff, Area 3, Historical Society, Northern California, Historical Photos, Bing Images, Street View

The Lowdown on Downtowns

The best downtowns are 16/6 districts — they are lively places at least 16 hours a day, 6 days a week. The worst downtowns are those that stand largely abandoned, but nearly as depressing are those…

Kingston Penitentiary Keepers Hall by Elaine Mikkelstrup Kingston Penitentiary, Shasta Dam, Museums, Prison, Shots, Louvre, Windows, History, Building

Kingston Penitentiary Keepers Hall by Elaine Mikkelstrup

Kingston Penitentiary Keepers Hall Photograph by Elaine Mikkelstrup