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Huntington Beach in Orange County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Scout Cabin

City of Huntington Beach Historical Site

 
 
City of Huntington Beach Historical Site Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Michael Kindig, September 29, 2012
1. City of Huntington Beach Historical Site Marker
Inscription.  
This rustic cabin was erected in 1924 by the Lions Club, local carpenters union and Edison Company as a center for scouting in Huntington Beach and has been in continuous use by Troop 1, Boy Scouts of America, ever since.

The cabin was completely renovated by the adults and friends of Troop 1 in 1974, and upon recognition of its historical significance to the community has been designated as a historical site by the City of Huntington Beach and preserved for scouting forever.
 
Erected 1974.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsParks & Recreational Areas. A significant historical year for this entry is 1924.
 
Location. 33° 40.107′ N, 117° 59.915′ W. Marker is in Huntington Beach, California, in Orange County. Marker is on 11th Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is located in Lake Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Huntington Beach CA 92648, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ode to Desert Storm (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Queen's Rose Garden (approx. 0.6 miles away);
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Auditorium and Tower (approx. 0.6 miles away); Site of the S.R. Bowen Buildings (approx. 0.7 miles away); 126 Main Street (approx. ¾ mile away); Newland House (approx. ¾ mile away); Northam Ranch House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Duke Kahanamoku (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntington Beach.
 
Scout Cabin Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Michael Kindig, September 29, 2012
2. Scout Cabin Marker
Scout Cabin image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Michael Kindig, September 29, 2012
3. Scout Cabin
The marker is visible to the left of the entrance doors.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 29, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Elk Grove, California. This page has been viewed 616 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 29, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Elk Grove, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.

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