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Seal Beach in Orange County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Anaheim Landing

 
 
Anaheim Landing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, May 2, 2001
1. Anaheim Landing Marker
Inscription. Soon after the founding of the Mother Colony at Anaheim in 1857, Anaheim Landing was established as a port of entry for the Santa Ana Valley by the Anaheim Landing Co. Despite the treacherous entrance conditions which caused several disasters, regular coastwise trade was carried on for about fifteen years.
 
Erected by California State Park Commission. (Marker Number 219.)
 
Location. 33° 44.264′ N, 118° 5.86′ W. Marker is in Seal Beach, California, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Ocean Avenue and Electric Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Ocean Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1784 Ocean Avenue, Seal Beach CA 90740, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pacific Electric Red Car (approx. half a mile away); U.S. Submarine Veterans W.W. II (approx. one mile away); Long Beach Marine Stadium (approx. 3 miles away); Long Beach-Yokkaichi Sister City Association (approx. 3.4 miles away); Recreation Park Bandshell (approx. 3.5 miles away); The Lone Sailor
Anaheim Landing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Konrad R Summers, August 25, 2012
2. Anaheim Landing Marker
(approx. 3.7 miles away); La Ciudad de Valparaiso a La Ciudad de Long Beach (approx. 4.3 miles away); JAAN-2 Gun Battery (approx. 4.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Seal Beach.
 
More about this marker. This site has been designated as California Registered Historical Landmark No. 219.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Anaheim Landing image. Click for full size.
By Konrad R Summers
3. Anaheim Landing
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 415 times since then. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.   2, 3. submitted on , by Konrad R Summers of Santa Clarita, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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