Newbury Park in Ventura County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Originally located some 200 yards to the north, the Stagecoach Inn was built in 1876. Its redwood lumber came by sea and was freighted up the steep Conejo Grade by multi-team wagons. From 1887 to 1901, the hotel served as a regular depot for the Coast Stage Line, which carried both passengers and mail. In 1965 it was moved to its present location.
Erected 1966 by California State Park Commission in cooperation with the Conejo Valley Historical Society and Mr. and Mrs. H. Allen Hays. (Marker Number 659.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1876.
Location. 34° 10.675′ N, 118° 54.73′ W. Marker is in Newbury Park, California, in Ventura County. Marker can be reached from North Ventu Park Road, on the right when traveling south. Marker is located in Stagecoach Inn Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 51 North Ventu Park Road, Newbury Park CA 91320, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 Stagecoach Inn and Sycamore Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); Hunt Olive Tree (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Janss House (approx. 1½ miles away); Civic Center (approx. 1.7 miles away); Rancho Sierra Vista (approx. 3½ miles away); Pederson Ranch House (approx. 3.6 miles away); Jungleland (approx. 3.7 miles away); Early Ranchers of this Historic Site (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newbury Park.
Also see . . . Stagecoach Inn Museum. The Stagecoach Inn Museum site includes the Stagecoach Inn and other historical buildings from the area. (Submitted on January 12, 2012.)
1. The Stagecoach Inn Museum
A living museum park of which several historic buildings and displays are presented. In addition to the Stagecoach Inn there is the Timber School and The Tri-Village. The Tri-Village display includes dwellings that represent the three historic eras in the Conejo Valley. They include the Newbury Pioneer House, the Spanish Adobe and a Chumash Village.
— Submitted January 12, 2012.
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