Newhall in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Pioneer Oil Reﬁnery
← 3 Miles
Erected by Department of Public Works - Division of Highways. (Marker Number 172.)
Location. 34° 22.696′ N, 118° 33.83′ W. Marker is in Newhall, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Lyons Avenue east of Interstate 5, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newhall CA 91321, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oak of the Golden Dream (here, next to this marker); Saugus School Bell (approx. 2.1 miles away); William S. Hart Park and Museum (approx. 2.2 miles away); End of an Era (approx. 2.3 miles away); Edison House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Mentryville (approx. 2.7 miles away); Eternal Valley (approx. 3.4 miles away); Last Horse Drawn Hearse of Los Angeles County (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newhall.
Regarding Pioneer Oil Refinery.
This is the oldest still standing oil refinery in the Western Hemisphere (perhaps World)
This site was designated as California Registered Historical Landmark No.172 on March 6, 1935.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . . The Pioneer Oil Refinery. (Submitted on January 23, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Natural Resources • Notable Places •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 11, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 13, 2010, by Konrad R Summers of Santa Clarita, California. This page has been viewed 1,823 times since then and 69 times this year. Last updated on January 31, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 13, 2010, by Konrad R Summers of Santa Clarita, California. 3. submitted on January 16, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 4. submitted on May 13, 2010, by Konrad R Summers of Santa Clarita, California. 5. submitted on January 16, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 6. submitted on January 23, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 7. submitted on February 10, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.