Orange in Orange County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Grijalva Adobe Site
Erected 1996 by Orange County Board of Supervisors and Orange County Historical Commission. (Marker Number 45.)
Location. 33° 48.359′ N, 117° 48.071′ W. Marker is in Orange, California, in Orange County. Marker is on South Rancho Santiago Boulevard south of North Hewes Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1087 South Rancho Santiago Boulevard, Orange CA 92869, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Submerged Dam (approx. 2 miles away); Irvine Park (approx. 3 miles away); Old Santa Ana Red Hill (approx. 3.4 miles away); a different marker also named Red Hill (approx. 3½ miles away); Cañada De Los Bueyes (approx. 3.6 miles away); Peralta Adobe (approx. 3.9 miles away); Yorba Cemetery (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Orange.
Regarding Grijalva Adobe Site. The wall stones shoring up the driveway leading to the home now at this site were taken from the adobe ruins.
Also see . . . Don Juan Pablo Grijalva. A family history written by Eddie Grijalva tells of the life of Juan Grijalva, his military career, his rancho and additional information regarding the adobe. (Submitted on December 3, 2011.)
Categories. • Hispanic Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
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