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Original site of the First Catholic Church in 1887

 
 
Original site of the First Catholic Church in 1887 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 18, 2012
1. Original site of the First Catholic Church in 1887 Marker
Photo Caption:
Original St. Malachy Catholic Church at this site. Current bank building was remodeled from the second St. Malachy Church built in 1936.
Inscription. The present, remodeled bank building was constructed in 1936 as the second St. Malchy Church. In the early 1980's the structure was sold to the newly formed Sierra National Bank, which was acquired by the Bank of the Sierra in May 2000.
 
Erected by Tehachapi Heritage League. (Marker Number 11.)
 
Location. 35° 7.877′ N, 118° 27.027′ W. Marker is in Tehachapi, California, in Kern County. Marker is on West F Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 224 West F Street, Tehachapi CA 93561, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gallinger House (within shouting distance of this marker); Tehachapi Loop Mural (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Red Front Blacksmith Shop Mural (about 400 feet away); Duty~Honor~Country (about 400 feet away); Odd Fellows Hall (about 400 feet away); Two 1890's Houses (about 700 feet away); Tehachapi Hospital (about 700 feet away); People of the Mountains (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tehachapi.
 
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Original site of the First Catholic Church in 1887 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 18, 2012
2. Original site of the First Catholic Church in 1887 Marker
Original site of the First Catholic Church in 1887 image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 18, 2012
3. Original site of the First Catholic Church in 1887
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 22, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 495 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 22, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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