Bakersfield in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Posey Station of Butterﬁeld Overland Mail Lines
Marker series. This marker is included in the Butterfield Overland Mail marker series.
Location. Marker has been confirmed missing. It was likely located near 35° 31.812′ N, 118° 57.723′ W. Marker was in Bakersfield, California, in Kern County. Marker was at the intersection of Glennville-Bakersfield/Granite Road and Round Mountain Road, on the left when traveling south on Glennville-Bakersfield/Granite Road. Click for map. Marker was in this post office area: Bakersfield CA 93308, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Kern County Veterans (approx. 6.7 miles away); Discovery Well (approx. 7.1 miles away); Gordons Ferry (approx. 7.3 miles away); Ethel's Old Corral (approx. 7.7 miles away); Oildale Waits Drilling Company (approx. 7.9 miles away); Granite Station (approx. 8.2 miles away); Oildale, A 100 Years Ago (approx. 9.3 miles away); Home of Elisha Stevens (approx. 9.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bakersfield.
Also see . . .
1. Butterfield Stage Overland Mail Company. A detailed history and photos.
2. John Butterfield and the Overland Stage. A biography of John Butterfield and the development of his stage company.
3. A Google Map Showing the Locations of California Stations and Stops.
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