Bakersfield in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Posey Station of Butterﬁeld Overland Mail Lines
Marker series. This marker is included in the Butterfield Overland Mail marker series.
Location. Marker is missing. It was located near 35° 31.812′ N, 118° 57.723′ W. Marker was in Bakersfield, California, in Kern County. Marker was at the intersection of Glennville-Bakersfield/Granite Road and Round Mountain Road, on the left when traveling south on Glennville-Bakersfield/Granite Road. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Bakersfield CA 93308, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Kern County Veterans (approx. 6.7 miles away); Discovery Well (approx. 7.1 miles away); Gordons Ferry (approx. 7.3 miles away); Ethel's Old Corral (approx. 7.7 miles away); Oildale Waits Drilling Company (approx. 7.9 miles away); Granite Station (approx. 8.2 miles away); Oildale, A 100 Years Ago (approx. 9.3 miles away); Home of Elisha Stevens (approx. 9½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bakersfield.
Also see . . .
1. Butterfield Stage Overland Mail Company. A detailed history and photos. (Submitted on December 13, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
2. John Butterfield and the Overland Stage. A biography of John Butterfield and the development of his stage company. (Submitted on December 13, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
3. A Google Map Showing the Locations of California Stations and Stops. (Submitted on December 13, 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 December 13, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,484 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 13, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photo of marker prior to going missing. Correction of text if needed. • Can you help?