La Habra in Orange County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
La Habra Paciﬁc Electric Depot
Erected 1976 by Orange County Board of Supervisors and Orange County Historical Commission. (Marker Number 14.)
Location. 33° 55.767′ N, 117° 56.778′ W. Marker is in La Habra, California, in Orange County. Marker is on South Euclid Street south of East 2nd Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 South Euclid Street, La Habra CA 90631, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. La Habra's Birthplace (approx. 0.2 miles away); West Coyote Field, The La Habra Research Laboratory (approx. 1½ miles away); Don Gaspor Portola (approx. 3.2 miles away); Fullerton College (approx. 4.1 miles away); Macadamia Tree (approx. 4.9 miles away); Site of Lily Creamery Bradford House (approx. 5½ miles away); Buena Park Woman's Clubhouse (approx. 5½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Habra.
Also see . . .
1. Pacific Electric Connects Southern California Cities. RailsWest.com states: Pacific Electric Railway Company was incorporated by Henry Huntington on November 10, 1901. Pacific Electric took over the financially troubled Los Angeles-Pasadena interurban line, then built a new line, between Los Angeles and Long Beach, which opened on July 4, 1902. (Submitted on December 1, 2011.)
2. The City of La Habra. The city website offers the history of the area. (Submitted on December 1, 2011.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 733 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 29, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 2. submitted on December 1, 2011. 3. submitted on November 29, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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