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Chino in San Bernardino County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Cornerstone to Chino’s First Reservoir

 
 
Cornerstone to Chino's First Reservoir Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joseph Beeman
1. Cornerstone to Chino's First Reservoir Marker
Cornerstone to chinos first reservoir this reservoir is now demolished was built for Fenton Mercer slaughter in 1894 it was located about one-quarter mile north of this adobe
Inscription. This reservoir, now demolished, was built for Fenton Mercer Slaughter in 1894. It was located about one-quarter mile north of this adobe.
 
Location. 33° 56.301′ N, 117° 39.831′ W. Marker is in Chino, California, in San Bernardino County. Marker is on Pomona Rincon Road north of Euclid (California Route 83). Click for map. Take Highway 71 (the Corona Expressway) to the Euclid Avenue exit. It is near to the 1984 Olympics shooting range. Marker is at or near this postal address: 17127 Pomona Rincon Road, Chino CA 91710, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Yorba-Slaughter Adobe (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of the Battle of Chino (approx. 4.7 miles away); Rancho Chino Adobe Site (approx. 4.7 miles away); Irrigation in Orange County (approx. 5.6 miles away); Corona Founders (approx. 7.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chino.
 
Categories. Man-Made Features
 
Shot Of Adobe And Reservoir Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joseph Beeman
2. Shot Of Adobe And Reservoir Marker
This marker is on the ground, just behind the sawhorse barrier.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Joseph Beeman of Upland, California. This page has been viewed 2,257 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Joseph Beeman of Upland, California. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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