Carpinteria in Santa Barbara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected by County of Santa Barbara in cooperation with the California State Park Commission. (Marker Number 535.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Gaspar de Portolá Expedition marker series.
Location. 34° 23.553′ N, 119° 30.655′ W. Marker is in Carpinteria, California, in Santa Barbara County. Marker is at the intersection of Carpinteria Avenue and Arbol Verde Street, on the right when traveling east on Carpinteria Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Carpinteria CA 93013, 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. Portolá Sycamore (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wardholme Torrey Pine (approx. half a mile La Carpinteria (approx. half a mile away); The Southern Pacific RR Roundhouse (approx. 9.6 miles away); Santa Barbara Veterans' Memorial Building (approx. 10.4 miles away); Sambo's Birthplace (approx. 10.4 miles away); Burton Mound (approx. 10.4 miles away); Private Railcar Spurs (approx. 10˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carpinteria.
More about this marker. This is one of two identical markers at two different locations in town. They were originally located on Highway 101 near Casitas Pass Road, with one on the northbound side and one on the southbound side. One-fourth mile southwest of there is the Portolá Sycamore marker, the location of The Carpenter Shop.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. The naming of Carpinteria.
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 31, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 16, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 551 times since then and 37 times this year. Last updated on August 30, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 16, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.