South Pasadena in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Cathedral Oak Monument
Under this oak — the legend runs — the first Easter Services in California were held by Father Crespi in 1770.
Near this spot the Cathedral Oak stood. Time destroyed its roots. This monument is placed here in memoriam of this historic tree.
Erected 1932 by Daughters of the American Revolution Oneonta Park Chapter. (Marker Number 19.)
Topics and series. This historical marker monument is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Exploration • Hispanic Americans. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Historic Trees 🌲 series lists.
Location. 34° 7.26′ N, 118° 9.921′ W. Marker is in South Pasadena, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Arroyo Drive south of Hermosa Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 430 Arroyo Dr, South Pasadena CA 91030, 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. Watering Trough (approx. 0.6 miles away); Church of the AngelsCawston Ostrich Farm (approx. 0.8 miles away); Judson Studios (approx. one mile away); Adobe Flores (approx. 1.1 miles away); York Junction (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Honorable Barack H. Obama (approx. 1.3 miles away); First Electric Power Pole (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South Pasadena.
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