The Ride to Creston Station

The Ride to Creston Station

By Marie Bowen Tracing the California Pacific Railroad (later Southern Pacific) tracks across the 1876 and 1895 “Official Map of Napa County,” one often encounters railroad depots named for nearby residents, past or present:  Buchli, Thompson, Trubody, Bale, and...
How Milton Road Got Its Name

How Milton Road Got Its Name

by Marie Bowen, NCHS volunteer Found in the “In Days Gone by” column of the Napa Register, June 14, 1974, is the following: “25 years ago, the county supervisors approved a change in the name of a road in the Carneros District -from Dutra Road to Milton Road. The...