Porterville in Tulare County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Tule River Stage Station
Erected 1953 by Base Furnished by Tulare County Historical Society and Grand Parlor, Native Daughters of the Golden West . Park established by City of Porterville (Dedicated October 11, 1953). (Marker Number 473.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Landmarks • Notable Places. In addition, it is included in the Butterfield Overland Mail, the California Historical Landmarks, and the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1854.
Location. 36° 4.788′ N, 119° 1.194′ W. Marker is in Porterville, California, in Tulare County. Marker is at the intersection of N. Main Street (California Route J29) and W. Henderson Avenue on N. Main Street. Touch for map Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Time Marches On (approx. 0.7 miles away); Porterville's Badman (approx. 0.8 miles away); Elisha Packwood (approx. 0.8 miles away); Dr. Samuel Gregg George (approx. 0.9 miles away); Nettie Smith's Place (approx. 0.9 miles away); Gabriel Moraga (approx. 1.6 miles away); First Burton Schoolhouse (approx. 1.7 miles away); Porterville Area Vietnam Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Porterville.
More about this marker. Tule River Stage Station is a California Registered Historical Landmark (No. 473).
Also see . . . Wikipedia entry for the Butterfield Overland Mail Route. (Submitted on August 19, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.)
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