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NIGGER JACK SLOUGH STREAM


Jack Slough aka (Nigger Jack Slough), a stream in California consist of a linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.

The stream was formerly called Nigger Jack Slough in Sacramento California. The slough was likely named for a black miner in the California Gold Rush.

"Jack Slough - Stream that flows 16 miles to Feather River 1.25 miles NW of downtown Marysville. Named on Loma Rica (1947) and Yuba City (1952) 7.5' quadrangles. Called Nigger Jack Slough on Yuba City (1911) and Browns Valley (1911) 7.5' quadrangles. Wescoatts (1861) map has the name "N. Jacks" for a house located along the stream 6 miles NNW of Marysville."