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Father Junipero Serra / Fray Junipero Serra

 
 
Father Junipero Serra Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Chris English, October 13, 2011
1. Father Junipero Serra Marker
Inscription.
Marker 1:
Father Junipero Serra
Donated by Wm Hannon Foundation
Commemorating San Fernando Mission
Sept 1797 - Sept 1997


Marker 2:
Fray Junipero Serra
1713-1784
Founder of the California Missions

In Memory of Eugenie B. Hannon

 
Erected 1997 by William H. Hannon Foundation and Knights of Columbus Mission Council 3016.
 
Location. 34° 16.921′ N, 118° 26.61′ W. Marker is in San Fernando, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Pico Street north of South Maclay Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Park on south-bound Pico near South Maclay Street. Marker and statue are on the west side of the "Casa de Geronimo Lopez" property. The adobe is located at the intersection of Pico and South Maclay Streets. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1120 Pico Street, San Fernando CA 91340, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Casa de Lopez (a few steps from this marker); César Chávez Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mission Dam (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mission San Fernando, Rey de Espańa
Fray Junipero Serra Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Chris English, October 13, 2011
2. Fray Junipero Serra Marker
(approx. 1.2 miles away); San Fernando Mission (approx. 1.2 miles away); Fray Fermin Francisco DeLasuen, O.F.M. (approx. 1.2 miles away); "This Fountain" (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Griffith Ranch (approx. 1.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in San Fernando.
 
More about this marker. The marker is located at the base of the statue of Junipero Serra in the garden of "Casa de Geronimo Lopez" San Fernando historical site.
 
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Father Junipero Serra Statue and Markers image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Chris English, October 13, 2011
3. Father Junipero Serra Statue and Markers
Looking north from La Casa Lopez
Father Junipero Serra Statue and Markers image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Chris English, October 13, 2011
4. Father Junipero Serra Statue and Markers
View from north toward La Casa Lopez
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. This page has been viewed 697 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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