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Hesperia in San Bernardino County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Las Flores Ranch Barn

 
 
Las Flores Ranch Barn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, March 11, 2006
1. Las Flores Ranch Barn Marker
Inscription. Largest old barn in Southern California. Erected in 1872 by ranch owners, Amos P. Houlton and James F. Houghton, with lumber cut and transported from Sawpit Canyon by oxen.
 
Erected 1980 by The families of Chesney W. Carver, Kaughman L. Carver, Doris Carver, Chilcott and Marjorie Carver Weirick, owners from 1937 to 1980. Boyd Maddox, Foreman.
 
Location. 34° 18.671′ N, 117° 19.439′ W. Marker is in Hesperia, California, in San Bernardino County. Marker is on California Route 173 2 miles from California Route 138. Touch for map. The marker is located on the Las Flores Ranch property. The plaque is on the left side of the entrance to the old barn. Marker is in this post office area: Hesperia CA 92345, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Las Flores Ranch / Mojave Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Mormon Lumber Road (approx. 5.6 miles away); Mountain History Museum (approx. 7.3 miles away); Donald S. Wieman (approx. 7.7 miles away); Mormon Pioneer Trail (approx. 8.1 miles away); Stoddard-Waite Monument (approx. 8.2 miles away); The Daley Road (approx. 8.3 miles away); Blue Cut (approx. 8.3 miles away).
 
Categories. AgricultureNotable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
Las Flores Ranch Barn image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, March 11, 2006
2. Las Flores Ranch Barn
Las Flores Ranch Barn Weathervane image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, March 11, 2006
3. Las Flores Ranch Barn Weathervane
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 18, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 717 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 18, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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