Oakhurst in Madera County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Fresno Flats Townsite
Erected 1997 by Grup Culch Chapter, E Clampus Vitus.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 37° 19.583′ N, 119° 38.983′ W. Marker is in Oakhurst, California, in Madera County. Marker is at the intersection of Fresno Flats Road (Road 425B) and Crane Valley Road (Road 426), on the left when traveling south on Fresno Flats Road. Touch for map. Marker sits on Sierra Telephone property and is only 50 feet away from the French Trail marker erected in 2004. Marker is at or near this postal address: 39858 425B, Oakhurst CA 93644, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Old French Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Little Church on the Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Giant Sequoia Cutting (approx. 0.7 miles away); Madera Sugar Pine Flume (approx. 3.7 miles away); Wassama Roundhouse (approx. 5.1 miles away); Wassama Village (approx. 5.2 miles away); Coarsegold (approx. 5.2 miles away); Grub Gulch (approx. 6.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oakhurst.
Regarding Fresno Flats Townsite. Fresno Flats was one of the earliest settlements in Fresno County. When it was established, Madera County was part of Fresno County, and there was no city of Fresno yet in Fresno County.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 15, 2012, by Lester J Letson of Fresno, California. This page has been viewed 475 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 15, 2012, by Lester J Letson of Fresno, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.