Tehachapi in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Red Front Blacksmith Shop Mural
The outside ovals show working blacksmiths in their shops. All images were taken from old photographs. A few well-known, local cattle brands and the names of the ranches are shown in the box below.
Painted by Lyn Bennett - 2006 assisted by Brenda Anderline
Erected 2006 by Tehachapi Heritage League. (Marker Number 26.)
Location. 35° 7.885′ N, 118° 26.945′ W. Marker is in Tehachapi, California, in Kern County. Marker is on South Curry Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 187 South Curry Street, Tehachapi CA 93561, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Odd Fellows Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Gallinger House (within shouting distance of this marker); People of the Mountains (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Bank of Tehachapi Original site of the First Catholic Church in 1887 (about 400 feet away); Hitching Post Theatre (about 400 feet away); Tehachapi Hospital (about 500 feet away); Beekay Theatre (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tehachapi.
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 2, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 559 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on March 2, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.