Chatsworth in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Chatsworth Community Church
Chatsworth Community Church, 1903.
Declared Historic Cultural Monument No. 14 by the Cultural Heritage Board, Municipal Art Department, City of Los Angeles.
Erected 1963 by City of Los Angeles. (Marker Number 14.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Churches & Religion • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the City of Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1903.
Location. 34° 15.283′ N, 118° 37.241′ W. Marker is in Chatsworth, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker can be reached from Lassen Street just west of Valley Circle Boulevard, on the right when traveling west. Located at the north end of Oakwood Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 22601 Lassen St, Chatsworth CA 91311, 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. Stagecoach Trail (approx. 0.4 miles away); Minnie Hill Palmer House (approx. half a mile away); Old Santa Susana Stage Road (approx. 0.7 miles away); Olive TreesThe Munch Box (approx. 1.2 miles away); Stoney Point (approx. 1.4 miles away); Garden of the Gods (approx. 1½ miles away); Corriganville (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chatsworth.
Regarding Chatsworth Community Church. The church was built in 1903 using volunteer labor. It was used as a high school from 19061908. It was a center of community life in the early days of Chatsworth, serving as a haven from floods and fires.
Also see . . . The Chatsworth Pioneer Church. The Chatsworth Historical Society was founded in 1963 to save and move the historic 1903 church that was slated for demolition. It was originally located at 10051 Topanga Canyon Blvd. (Submitted on January 1, 2021.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 19, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 1, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 307 times since then and 127 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 1, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.