Victorville in San Bernardino County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Mojave River Crossing
Once known as Lane's Crossing (1857), Wells Fargo and Pony Express had stations here. Early Victorville called this, the Turner Ranch (1883).
Erected 1988 by The Mojave Historical Society and the City of Victorville.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Exploration • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 34° 34.347′ N, 117° 20.183′ W. Marker is in Victorville, California, in San Bernardino County. Marker is on Turner Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14801 Turner Road, Victorville CA 92394, 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. Lane's Crossing (here, next to this marker); Emma Jean's (approx. 1˝ miles away); Old Town Victorville Veterans MemorialMormon Springs (approx. 3.6 miles away); Family Home of B.J. Westlund, then Roy Rogers (approx. 6.7 miles away); Thorn Train Siding (approx. 7.7 miles away); John Brown Road at The Mojave Trail (approx. 9.3 miles away); John Brown Road Crossing (approx. 10.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Victorville.
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