Centerville in Fresno County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Kings River - Centerville
Dedicated this 21st day of October 1979 by the Jim Savage Chapter 1852, E Clampus Vitus.
Erected 1979 by E Clampus Vitus. (Marker Number 23.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1979.
Location. 36° Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 16218 East Kings Canyon Road, Sanger CA 93657, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sanger (approx. 4.1 miles away); William "Yank" Hazelton (approx. 5.1 miles away); Major James D. Savage (approx. 7˝ miles away); Wagon Bridge (approx. 9.1 miles away); Choinumni (approx. 9.7 miles away); Poole's Ferry (approx. 10.6 miles away); Academy (approx. 10.9 miles away); Academy Methodist Church (approx. 11.1 miles away).
More about this marker. The old IOOF hall is now a private residence and the owners take pride in keeping up the area around the monument. A tour of the inside of their residence shows the old peepholes in doors used for identifying fraternal order members. A historic place itself.
Regarding Kings River - Centerville. A short drive down South Rainbow Route takes you to and old old church building erected in about 1853 that
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