Near Keeler in Inyo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Owens Lake Silver-Lead Furnace
Erected 1961 by California State Park Commission in cooperaiton with the Eastern California Museam Association. (Marker Number 752.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1869.
Location. 36° 31.446′ N, 117° 54.335′ W. Marker is near Keeler, California, in Inyo County. Marker is on California Route 136, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Keeler CA 93530, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Owens Lake Dust Mitigation Program (approx. 1.6 miles away); Dolomite Mine (approx. 1.8 miles Keeler (approx. 3 miles away); Cerro Gordo (approx. 3.4 miles away); Highway History (approx. 8 miles away); Lone Pine Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 9½ miles away); Cottonwood Charcoal Kilns (approx. 10 miles away); Lone Pine Film Museum (approx. 10.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Keeler.
Also see . . . Ghost Town Trail. A YouTube driving tour complete with photos. (Submitted on July 20, 2018.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 6, 2022. It was originally submitted on March 25, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 613 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on March 6, 2022, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. 2, 3. submitted on March 25, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.