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La Playa Trail

 
 
La Playa Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 27, 2005
1. La Playa Trail Marker
Inscription.
The Oldest Commercial Trail
in the
Western United States

 
Erected by Troop 508.
 
Location. 32° 47.055′ N, 117° 6.411′ W. Marker is in San Diego, California, in San Diego County. Touch for map. Marker is located on the grounds of Mission San Diego. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10818 San Diego Mission Road, San Diego CA 92108, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mission San Diego de Alcala (within shouting distance of this marker); El Camino Real (within shouting distance of this marker); The Campanario (within shouting distance of this marker); The Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); San Diego State University (approx. 2 miles away); The Freedom Tree (approx. 3.9 miles away); David Charles Collier (approx. 4˝ miles away); The Discovery of California (approx. 4˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Diego.
 
Also see . . .  The La Playa Trail. (Submitted on December 17, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
 
Additional keywords.
La Playa Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 27, 2005
2. La Playa Trail Marker
La Playa Trail
 
Categories. ExplorationIndustry & CommerceNotable EventsNotable PersonsNotable PlacesSettlements & Settlers
 
Close-up of Artwork on Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 27, 2005
3. Close-up of Artwork on Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 17, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,304 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 17, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
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