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Old Indian Village of Tsurai

SW corner of Ocean and Edwards Sts, Trinidad, CA , USA

Latitude & Longitude: 41° 3' 31.1256", -124° 8' 31.272"
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Directly below was located the Yurok village of Tsurai. A prehistoric permanent Indian community, it was first located and described by Captains Bodega and Heceta, June 9-19, 1775. The houses were of hand-split redwood planks, designed for defense and protection. The village was occupied until 1916.

Last updated: 2/15/2016 21:05:00
Old Indian Village of Tsurai Historical Marker Location Map, Trinidad, California Map