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Oxnard in Ventura County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

The Oxnard Pagoda

 
 
The Oxnard Pagoda Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, July 14, 2018
1. The Oxnard Pagoda Marker
Inscription. The pagoda was built in 1910 to house the pump which supplied water for irrigating the park. It was designed by architect Alfred J. Priest and built by Thomas H. Carroll, contractor. In 1911 the roof was raised to provide room for the band platform. As a bandstand, the pagoda was the center for concerts and patriotic celebrations in early Oxnard.
 
Erected by Ventura County. (Marker Number 17.)
 
Location. 34° 11.864′ N, 119° 10.833′ W. Marker is in Oxnard, California, in Ventura County. Marker is on South C Street near 5th Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Located in Plaza Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 500 South C Street, Oxnard CA 93030, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Olive (approx. 2.1 miles away); "La Jenelle" (approx. 4.1 miles away); Olivas Adobe (approx. 4.8 miles away); a different marker also named Olivas Adobe (approx. 4.8 miles away); F-14 Tomcat (approx. 6˝ miles away); Erle Stanley Gardner’s Law Office (approx. 8.6 miles away); Chumash Hutash Fiesta (approx. 8.6 miles away); Old County Court House (approx. 8.7 miles away).
 
Categories. ArchitectureParks & Recreational Areas
 
The Oxnard Pagoda and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, July 14, 2018
2. The Oxnard Pagoda and Marker
Carnegie Art Museum image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, July 14, 2018
3. Carnegie Art Museum
Across the street from Plaza Park. Originally a Carnegie Library, built in 1906.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 1, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 1, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 1, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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