Near Yuma in Yuma County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
World War II Bridge Test Site
Location. 32° 52.553′ N, 114° 27.799′ W. Marker is near Yuma, Arizona, in Yuma County. Marker is on Laguna Dam Road 0.1 miles east of California / Arizona border, on the left when traveling east. Marker is west of Interstate 95. At the California/Arizona Border Laguna Dam Road changes name to Imperial Dam Road (County Hwy S24). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Yuma AZ 85365, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Italians at the Yuma Test Branch (here, next to this marker); Site of Mission San Pedro (approx. 5.1 miles away in California); Camp Laguna (approx. 5.4 miles away); Picacho Mines (approx. 12 miles away in California); Fort Yuma (approx. 13.4 miles away in California); Fray Francisco Hermenegildo Garcés (approx. 13.4 miles away in California); Site of Mission La Purisima Concepcion, 1780-1781 (approx. 13.4 miles away in California); Ocean-to-Ocean Highway Bridge (approx. 13˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yuma.
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,297 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 24, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.