Sylmar in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 2013 by E Clampus Vitus; and Los Angeles Department of Water and Power. (Marker Number 653.)
Marker series. E Clampus Vitus, and the Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks marker series.
Location. 34° 19.36′ N, 118° 29.845′ W. Marker is in Sylmar, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Foothill Boulevard 0.1 miles west of Balboa Boulevard, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 17001 Foothill Boulevard, Sylmar CA 91342, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rim of the Valley Trail (approx. 1.2 miles away); Sayre Fire (approx. 1.7 miles away); Lyons Station (approx. 2.8 miles away); Last Horse Drawn Hearse of Los Angeles County (approx. 2.8 miles away); The San Fernando Pioneer Memorial Cemetery (approx. 2.8 miles away); Eternal Valley (approx. 2.8 miles away); Mission Wells (approx. 3.3 miles away); Lopez Station (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sylmar.
More about this marker. This marker was unveiled on the 100th anniversary of the aqueduct, in a ceremony attended by DWP aqueduct employees (including me, -CB). This marker replaces the missing California State Historical Landmark No. 653.
Additional keywords. California State Historical Landmark No. 653
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 21, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 68 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 14, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.