Near Independence in Inyo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
It was first named Independence, then changed to Citrus and finally Kearsarge Station in 1913. Along side the station depot was a residence for the section boss and a bunkhouse for the workers.
Erected 2010 by Slim Princess Chapter No. 395, E Clampus Vitus.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 36° 48.409′ N, 118° 7.06′ W. Marker is near Independence, California, in Inyo County. Marker is on Citrus Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Independence CA 93526, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Inyo County Courthouse (approx. 4.6 miles away); Putnamís Stone Cabin (approx. 4.6 miles away); Edwards House Engine #18 (approx. 4.7 miles away); Mary Austinís Home (approx. 4.7 miles away); A Community's Living Room (approx. 5.7 miles away); Manzanar (approx. 5.8 miles away); Weaving for the War (approx. 6.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Independence.
Also see . . .
1. Carson & Colorado Railway. (Submitted on April 2, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.)
2. Carson & Colorado Railway: Slim Princess Promotional Video. In the early 1880's, the Carson and Colorado Railroad operated narrow gauge steam-powered Baldwin locomotives in Western Nevada and Eastern California. (Submitted on April 2, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 346 times since then and 92 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.