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San Fernando in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Father Junipero Serra / Fray Junipero Serra

 
 
Father Junipero Serra Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Chris English, October 13, 2011
1. Father Junipero Serra Marker
Inscription.  
Marker 1:
Father Junipero Serra
Donated by Wm Hannon Foundation
Commemorating San Fernando Mission
Sept 1797 - Sept 1997


Marker 2:
Fray Junipero Serra
1713-1784
Founder of the California Missions

In Memory of Eugenie B. Hannon

 
Erected 1997 by William H. Hannon Foundation and Knights of Columbus Mission Council 3016.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionColonial EraSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 34° 16.921′ N, 118° 26.61′ W. Marker is in San Fernando, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is at the intersection of Pico Street and South Maclay Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Pico Street. Marker and statue are on the west side of the Lopez Adobe. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1100 Pico Street, San Fernando CA 91340, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Casa de Lopez (a few steps from this marker); César Chávez Memorial
Fray Junipero Serra Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Chris English, October 13, 2011
2. Fray Junipero Serra Marker
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(approx. 0.4 miles away); Mission Dam (approx. 0.8 miles away); Rogerio Rocha (approx. 0.9 miles away); Mission Wells (approx. 0.9 miles away); Mission San Fernando Rey de España (approx. 1.2 miles away); San Fernando Mission (approx. 1.2 miles away); Fray Fermin Francisco de Lasuen, O.F.M. (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Fernando.
 
More about this marker. The marker is located at the base of the statue of Junipero Serra in the garden of the Lopez Adobe.
 
Father Junipero Serra Statue and Markers image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Chris English, October 13, 2011
3. Father Junipero Serra Statue and Markers
Looking north from La Casa Lopez
Father Junipero Serra Statue and Markers image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Chris English, October 13, 2011
4. Father Junipero Serra Statue and Markers
View from north toward La Casa Lopez
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 6, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 16, 2011, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. This page has been viewed 885 times since then and 16 times this year. Last updated on December 22, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 16, 2011, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.

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