Near Tehachapi in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Great Flood of 1932 and Engine No. 3834
Erected 1993 by Platrix Chapter No.2 & Peter Lebeck Chapter E Clampus Vitus.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 35° 12.575′ N, 118° 33.081′ W. Marker is near Tehachapi, California, in Kern County. Marker is on Woodford Tehachapi Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is 1.2 miles east of the Keene exit off of State Highway 58. Marker is in this post office area: Keene CA 93531, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tehachapi Loop (approx. 1.4 miles away); Tehachapi Pass Railroad Line "Old Town" (approx. 5.6 miles away); Bealeville (approx. 6 miles away); Caliente (approx. 7 miles away); Bakersfield National Cemetery (approx. 7.3 miles away); Arvin-Sierra Glider Port (approx. 7.6 miles away); Duty~Honor~Country (approx. 7.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tehachapi.
Also see . . . Calisphere: Engine No.3834. Includes a photo of the engine before being pulled from the mud. (Submitted on September 28, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
Categories. • Disasters • Industry & Commerce • Notable Events • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 28, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 3,112 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 28, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 3. submitted on September 10, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. 4. submitted on February 19, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California.