El Centro in Imperial County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1993 by State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the U.S. Department of the Interior and John P. Squibob Chapter No. 1853, E Clampus Vitus. (Marker Number 1008.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus, and the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail marker series.
Location. 32° 46.411′ N, 115° 40.206′ W. Marker is in El Centro, California, in Imperial County. Marker is on Interstate 8 at milepost 108, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located at the eastbound Sunbeam Roadside Rest Area, between Drew and Forrester Roads. Marker is in this post office area: El Centro CA 92243, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Fort Romualdo Pacheco (approx. 5.1 miles away but has been reported missing); Camacho's Place and Café Imperial Irrigation District (approx. 7.9 miles away); Mobley Meadows (approx. 10.3 miles away); Pearl Harbor Survivors Memorial (approx. 10.3 miles away); Imperial Valley Veterans' Memorial (approx. 10.3 miles away); McConnell Ranch (approx. 11.3 miles away); Hotel De Anza (approx. 12.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in El Centro.
Regarding Yuha Well. Click on Marker Series "Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail" for markers placed along the trail for additional information, photos and informational links.
Categories. • Exploration • Settlements & Settlers •
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