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Near Julian in San Diego County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Vallecito-Butterfield Stage Station

19 Miles

 
 
Vallecito-Butterfield Stage Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, May 18, 2008
1. Vallecito-Butterfield Stage Station Marker
Inscription. One of the chief remaining landmarks of famous old stage line. Coaches and spring wagons carried passengers and mail. Stations were built at 20-mile intervals. The first stage on the line left St. Louis on September 15, 1858.
 
Erected by Department of Public Works - Division of Highways. (Marker Number 304.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Butterfield Overland Mail marker series.
 
Location. 33° 5.811′ N, 116° 28.526′ W. Marker is near Julian, California, in San Diego County. Marker is on California Route 78, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Julian CA 92036, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. San Felipe (approx. 0.6 miles away); Butterfield Overland Mail Route (approx. 5.9 miles away); Box Canyon (approx. 6 miles away); F.L. Blanc Rental (approx. 7.3 miles away); F.L. Blanc Warehouse (approx. 7.4 miles away); Hoskings Rental (approx. 7.4 miles away); De Luca House (approx. 7.4 miles away); Frary House (approx. 7.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Julian.
 
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Vallecito-Butterfield Stage Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, May 18, 2008
2. Vallecito-Butterfield Stage Station Marker
Scissors Crossing image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, May 18, 2008
3. Scissors Crossing
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 13, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 493 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 13, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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