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San Pedro in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Point Fermin Light House

 
 
Point Fermin Light House Markers image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, December 4, 2011
1. Point Fermin Light House Markers
Inscription.
Panel 1:
Point Fermin Light House
Dedicated by Stephen M. White
and Rudecinda Parlors
Native Sons and Native Daughters
of the Golden West
San Pedro, California
May 2, 1940 - Built 1874

Panel 2:
Point Fermin Lighthouse
Erected 1874
Honored as
a Monument of American Seafaring
by
Susan B. Anthony Chapter DAR, 1974
U.S.A. Bicentennial

 
Erected by Native Sons and Native Daughters of the Golden West * Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 33° 42.324′ N, 118° 17.622′ W. Marker is in San Pedro, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker can be reached from Point Fermin Park south of Paseo Del Mar. Click for map. Marker panels are on the lawn south of the light house in Point Fermin Park - south of the intersection of South Gaffey Street and Paseo Del Mar. Marker is at or near this postal address: 807 West Paseo Del Mar, San Pedro CA 90731, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Friendship Bell (approx. half
Point Fermin Light House image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, December 4, 2011
2. Point Fermin Light House
a mile away); Battery Osgood-Farley Historic Site (approx. half a mile away); Stephen M. White (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort MacArthur / 500 Varas Square Historic District (approx. 1.1 miles away); Timms' Point and Landing (approx. 1.9 miles away); Terminal Island Japanese Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Warner Grand Theatre (approx. 2.3 miles away); Anna Lee Fisher - Astronaut (approx. 2.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in San Pedro.
 
Also see . . .  Point Fermin Lighthouse. (Submitted on December 28, 2011, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsWaterways & Vessels
 
Point Fermin Light House image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, December 4, 2011
3. Point Fermin Light House
Point Fermin Light House image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, December 4, 2011
4. Point Fermin Light House
Bandstand in Point Fermin Park image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, December 4, 2011
5. Bandstand in Point Fermin Park
Point Fermin Park image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, December 4, 2011
6. Point Fermin Park
Point Fermin Park and Light House on top of the escarpment image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, December 8, 2011
7. Point Fermin Park and Light House on top of the escarpment
- viewed from heights off W. Paseo del Mar.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 676 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.   7. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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