Near Petrolia in Humboldt County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Cape Mendocino Lighthouse
Lit Dec. 1, 1868 to Mar. 3, 1951
Dedicated to the Keepers of the Light
Erected by E Clampus Vitus 101.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 40° 25.066′ N, 124° 23.91′ W. Marker is near Petrolia, California, in Humboldt County. Marker is on Mattole Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The marker is located along "The Lost Coast" in the King Range National Conservation Area. Marker is at or near this postal address: 27427 Mattole Road, Ferndale CA 95536, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. California's First Drilled Oil Wells (approx. 8.7 miles away); Joseph C. Oeschger Field (approx. 12.8 miles away); Old Firemen's Pavilion (approx. 12.9 miles away); Ferndale Masonic Hall (approx. 12.9 miles away); "The Victorian Inn" (approx. 13 miles away); Danish Hall (approx. 13 miles away); "The Danish Hall" (approx. 13 miles away); Hotel Ivanhoe (approx. 13 miles away).
Categories. • Notable Buildings • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 25, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 490 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 25, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 2. submitted on June 6, 2007, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. 3. submitted on January 25, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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