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Hesperia in San Bernardino County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Hesperia Train Station

1887 - 1952

 
 
Hesperia Train Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, February 7, 2021
1. Hesperia Train Station Marker
Inscription.  A 15 foot by 20 foot, wooden, moveable station once stood directly across Hesperia Road from here. A 12 foot by 12 foot jail was built alongside. In the beginning, the California Southern Railroad used Hesperia for a stopping point.
 
Erected 1995 by Hesperia Recreation and Park District. (Marker Number 3b.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars.
 
Location. 34° 25.475′ N, 117° 18.113′ W. Marker is in Hesperia, California, in San Bernardino County. Marker is on Spruce Street just west of Hesperia Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9580 Hesperia Rd, Hesperia CA 92345, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hesperia Hotel (here, next to this marker); Walters Store & House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hesperia Hotel Granite Stones (approx. 0.3 miles away); Old School House (approx. 0.3 miles away); John Brown Road Crossing (approx. 0.7
Hesperia Train Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, February 7, 2021
2. Hesperia Train Station Marker
The Hesperia Hotel marker is on the same monument.
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miles away); Original Water Supply Ditch (approx. 1.1 miles away); Original Hesperia Beginnings (approx. 2.7 miles away); Holcomb Valley Road (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hesperia.
 
Nearby Railroad Sign image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, February 7, 2021
3. Nearby Railroad Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 14, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 8, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 51 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 8, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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