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Newhall in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Last Horse Drawn Hearse of Los Angeles County

 
 
Last Horse Drawn Hearse of Los Angeles County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, January 15, 2012
1. Last Horse Drawn Hearse of Los Angeles County Marker
Inscription. This vehicle was manufactured at about the same time the first internments were made in this cemetery – 1860.
 
Erected by Courtesy of Paul J. Smith.
 
Location. 34° 21.756′ N, 118° 30.446′ W. Marker is in Newhall, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker can be reached from North Sierra Highway. Touch for map. The marker is displayed in a glass case at Eternal Valley Memorial Park and can be easily viewed just inside the gates. Marker is at or near this postal address: 23287 North Sierra Highway, Newhall CA 91321, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Eternal Valley (within shouting distance of this marker); Lyons Station (within shouting distance of this marker); Beale's Cut Stagecoach Pass (approx. 1.4 miles away but has been reported missing); Oak of the Golden Dream (approx. 1.5 miles away); a different marker also named Oak of the Golden Dream (approx. 2.5 miles away); a different marker also named Oak of the Golden Dream (approx. 2.5 miles away); “The Cascades” (approx. 2.8 miles away but has been reported missing); Pioneer Oil Refinery (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newhall.
 
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Last Horse Drawn Hearse of Los Angeles County image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, June 19, 2009
2. Last Horse Drawn Hearse of Los Angeles County
Display of the Hearse - Rear View image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, June 19, 2009
3. Display of the Hearse - Rear View
Garden of Pioneers image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, June 19, 2009
4. Garden of Pioneers
Area of the first internments at this cemetery
Sign at Entrance to Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, June 19, 2009
5. Sign at Entrance to Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 20, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 2,264 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on January 16, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.   2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 20, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
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