“Weevil” Coastside Indian: A Montara Legend?

Fact or fiction?

“Weevil” was a Coastside Indian who lived in a cave in the back of Montara. He always paid for everything in gold. According to local legend, Weevil had a gold mine.

Some locals discovered “Weevil’s” cave by nearly falling into it and took samples of the soil to a geologist who verified that it was a kind of gold dust. ….