Needles in San Bernardino County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Needles El Garces Train Station
Recognized by Hampton Hotels Save-A-Landmark program as a site worth seeing.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Buildings • Railroads & Streetcars. In addition, it is included in the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1908.
Location. 34° 50.421′ N, 114° 36.385′ W. Marker is in Needles, California, in San Bernardino County. Marker is at the intersection of Quinn Court and G Street, on the right when traveling west on Quinn Court. Marker is on the northeast corner. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Needles CA 92363, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Cantilever Train Signal (a few steps from this marker); Citizens of Needles (within shouting distance of this marker); National Old Trails (approx. ¾ mile away); Oatman History of the Fort Mojave Tribe (approx. 12.3 miles away in Nevada); Von Schmidt State Boundary Monument (approx. 12.4 miles away); a different marker also named Von Schmidt State Boundary Monument (approx. 12.4 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on May 3, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 22, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,285 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 22, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 6, 7, 8. submitted on April 28, 2019, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. 9. submitted on May 3, 2019. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.