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

San Dimas Sheriff’s Station

 
 
San Dimas Sheriff’s Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, February 15, 2021
1. San Dimas Sheriff’s Station Marker
Inscription.  The first San Dimas Sheriff's Station opened in July 1927. It was located at 116 North San Dimas Avenue. In 1949, in order to make way for a new station, this building was moved to Fifth Street and Monte Vista Avenue and is now a single family residence. The second San Dimas Sheriff's Station opened in 1950 at this location. It has since been replaced with a new station located on Walnut Avenue.
 
Erected by San Dimas Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Law Enforcement.
 
Location. 34° 6.435′ N, 117° 48.434′ W. Marker is in San Dimas, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on San Dimas Avenue north of Bonita Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 121 N San Dimas Ave, San Dimas CA 91773, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. San Dimas Hotel (a few steps from this marker); San Dimas Garage (within shouting distance of this marker); San Jose Division Headquarters (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Residence in San Dimas
Old Sheriff’s Station and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, February 15, 2021
2. Old Sheriff’s Station and Marker
(about 400 feet away); San Dimas Grain Company (about 400 feet away); San Dimas Marmalade Factory (about 400 feet away); The Bank of San Dimas (about 400 feet away); The Walterscheid Building (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Dimas.
 
Regarding San Dimas Sheriff’s Station. The first San Dimas Sheriff's Station no longer exists at Fifth Street and Monte Vista Avenue.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 20, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 38 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 20, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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