Culver City in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Lugo Ranch
Mercurial and Rita Reyes Lugo raised eight children here and remained until their deaths. Mercurial farmed, acted as water-overseer and was the unofficial lawman prior to the incorporation of Culver City in 1917.
This marker is dedicated to the memory of their youngest son, Charles Reyes Lugo, a founding member of the Culver City Historical Society.
Erected 1992 by Culver City Historical Society. (Marker Number 8.)
Location. 33° 59.974′ N, 118° 23.722′ W. Marker is in Culver City, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Jefferson Boulevard east of Cota Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10900 Jefferson Boulevard, Culver City CA 90230, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War Union Camp Latham (approx. half a mile away); Dr. Paul Carlson Memorial Park (approx. one mile away); Veterans Memorial Building (VMB) La Ballona School (approx. 1.3 miles away); St. Augustine's Church (approx. 1½ miles away); Culver City (approx. 1½ miles away); American Legion Building (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Hull Building (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Culver City.
Also see . . .
1. Jose Mercurio Lugo (1858 - 1933) - Find A Grave Memorial. (Submitted on January 23, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.)
2. Rita Reyes Lugo (1869 - 1940) - Find A Grave Memorial. (Submitted on January 23, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.)
3. Self-Guided Walking Tour. As you tour Downtown Culver City, you will see informative plaques installed on all city-designated Landmark and Significant structures, sites marked by the Culver City Historical Society and structures designated with National Register status. (Submitted on January 23, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.)
Categories. • Hispanic Americans • Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 22, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 570 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 22, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.