Traver in Tulare County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Dr. Samuel Gregg George Chapter No. 1855
E Clampus Vitus
October 5, 1974
Erected 1974 by E Clampus Vitus, Dr. Samuel Gregg George Chapter No. 1855. (Marker Number 1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 36° 26.887′ N, 119° 29.168′ W. Marker is in Traver, California, in Tulare County. Marker can be reached from -119.486134 (State Highway 99) one mile south of Merritt Drive (J36). Touch for map. South bound on Highway 99, exit at Merritt Drive, cross over the freeway and turn right on 6th Street. Drive about a mile, Bravo Farms is
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Historic Kingsburg Jail (approx. 5.9 miles away); Fred French (approx. 5.9 miles away); George Boyle (approx. 5.9 miles away); The History of the Town Kingsburg (approx. 5.9 miles away); Poole's Ferry (approx. 9.6 miles away); Libby, McNeill and Libby Cannery (approx. 10.3 miles away); Frank Dusy (approx. 10.8 miles away); Wagon Bridge (approx. 10.8 miles away).
More about this marker. This marker was originally dedicated in 1974, the first year of E Clampus Vitus Chapter 1855, but was stolen sometime in the 1980's. The thieves started to cut up the aluminum back plate, sawing off an angular piece of it for recycling. The largest part of the marker was then discarded and was not found until a few years ago. Dr Samuel Gregg George chapter 1855 is proud to re-dedicate this marker during their 40th anniversary.
Instead of leaving the marker up in the courtyard at Bravo Farms, it was moved out of the courtyard and leaned against a
Regarding Traver. Traver's largest tennant, Eclectic Bravo Farms has been called an "Early Knott's Berry Farm" for its antiques and collectables, its 7 story treehouse, and 2nd floor miniature golf course. The Traver marker sits right in the middle of the courtyard among the antiques and attractions in the shade of the treehouse.
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