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

Adobe de Palomares

 
 
Adobe de Palomares Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, January 20, 2019
1. Adobe de Palomares Marker
Inscription.  Completed about 1854 and restored in 1939, this was the family home of Don Ygnacio Palomares, who with Don Ricardo Vejar was granted Rancho San José in 1837 by Governor Juan B. Alvarado.
 
Erected 1957 by California State Park Commission and the Historical Society of Pomona Valley. (Marker Number 372.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the California Historical Landmark marker series.
 
Location. 34° 5.404′ N, 117° 44.552′ W. Marker is in Pomona, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is at the intersection of East Arrow Highway and North Orange Grove Avenue, on the right when traveling west on East Arrow Highway. Marker is in Palomares Park, at the sidewalk. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 491 East Arrow Highway, Pomona CA 91767, 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. La Casa Primera (approx. 1.3 miles away); Casa Alvarado (approx. 1.4 miles away); Pomona Assembly Center (approx. 1˝ miles away); The Haugh Residence (approx.
Adobe de Palomares Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, January 20, 2019
2. Adobe de Palomares Marker
1.6 miles away); Lordsburg Townsite (approx. 1.7 miles away); First Home of Pomona College (approx. 2.6 miles away); La Casa de Carrion (approx. 2.7 miles away); La Cienega, Mud Springs, Birthplace of San Dimas (was approx. 3.3 miles away but has been reported missing. ). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pomona.
 
Regarding Adobe de Palomares. The original bronze marker was missing, and a replacement marker has been installed.

The adobe is open Sundays 2-5.
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
Adobe de Palomares Marker - original, before it went missing image. Click for full size.
By Joseph Beeman, March 13, 2006
3. Adobe de Palomares Marker - original, before it went missing
Adobe de Palomares Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joseph Beeman
4. Adobe de Palomares Marker
Adobe de Palomares House image. Click for full size.
By Joseph Beeman
5. Adobe de Palomares House
Adobe de Palomares image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, January 20, 2019
6. Adobe de Palomares
Adobe de Palomares image. Click for full size.
By Mike Fay, December 30, 2012
7. Adobe de Palomares
Adobe de Palomares Missing Markers image. Click for full size.
By Mike Fay, December 30, 2012
8. Adobe de Palomares Missing Markers
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on January 21, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 18, 2006, by Joseph Beeman of Upland, California. This page has been viewed 3,157 times since then and 21 times this year. Last updated on January 20, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 20, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.   3, 4, 5. submitted on March 18, 2006, by Joseph Beeman of Upland, California.   6. submitted on January 20, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.   7, 8. submitted on January 5, 2013, by Mike Fay of Huntington Beach, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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