San Juan Bautista in San Benito County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
El Camino Real
(The Kings Highway)
This road was used from 1797 to about 1850.
Erected by Boy Scout Troop 233 - Salinas, California, March 3, 1968 as qualification for the Historical Trails Award.
Erected 1968 by Boy Scouts Troop 233 - Salinas, California.
Location. 36° 50.754′ N, 121° 32.117′ W. Marker is in San Juan Bautista, California, in San Benito County. Touch for map. Marker is located on the grounds of the Mission San Juan Bautista and San Juan Bautista State Historical Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 Second Street, San Juan Bautista CA 95045, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The San Andreas Fault Exhibit & El Camino Real Earthquake Walk (here, next to this marker); Mission San Juan Bautista (within shouting distance of this marker); El Camino Real Bell (was about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing. ); San Juan Bautista Historic District Castro/Breen Adobe and Plaza Hotel (about 400 feet away); Castro - Breen Adobe (about 400 feet away); Progress Becomes History (about 400 feet away); Town Jail (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Juan Bautista.
Regarding El Camino Real. See Nearby El Camino Real Bell marker for additional information.
Also see . . .
1. El Camino Real. (Submitted on January 15, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
2. A Virtual Tour of California Missions. El Camino Real (Submitted on January 15, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 15, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,236 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 15, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 4, 5. submitted on January 16, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.