Valencia in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Rancho San Francisco
Erected 1958 by California State Parks Commision in cooperation with the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors and the Death Valley '49ers. (Marker Number 556.)
Location. 34° 26.415′ N, 118° 36.313′ W. Marker is in Valencia, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on The Old Road/Golden State Highway east of Henry Mayo Drive, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Valencia CA 91355, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Ridge Route (approx. 0.3 miles away); Oak of the Golden Dream (approx. 1.1 miles away); Mentryville (approx. 4.2 miles away); Pioneer Oil Refinery Oak of the Golden Dream (approx. 4.9 miles away); a different marker also named Oak of the Golden Dream (approx. 7.6 miles away); Eternal Valley (approx. 7.7 miles away); Last Horse Drawn Hearse of Los Angeles County (approx. 7.7 miles away).
Regarding Rancho San Francisco. This site was designated as California Registered Historical Landmark No.556 on August 24, 1956.
Also see . . . Rancho San Francisco. The Santa Clarita Valley Historical Society provides information and photos of the area. (Submitted on May 14, 2010.)
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