Near Mendocino in Mendocino County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Point Cabrillo Light Station
Dedicated March 17, 2001 by Grand Parlor, Native Daughters of the Golden
Erected 2001 by Grand Parlor, Native Daughters of the Golden West.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. This marker has been replaced by another marker nearby. It was located near 39° 21.003′ N, 123° 48.792′ W. Marker was near Mendocino, California, in Mendocino County. Marker could be reached from Point Cabrillo Drive, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. The actual lighthouse is .75 miles away at N 39° 20' 53.92", W 123° 49' 35.31" (approximately). Marker was in this post office area: Mendocino CA 95460, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 4 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. History Pivots on a Rock (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mendocino Masonic Hall (approx. 3.1 miles away); Mendocino Presbyterian Church (approx. 3.1 miles away); Temple Kwan Tai (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Parrish Family Cemetery (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mendocino.
More about this marker. The marker is off a driveway, just past Lighthouse Road.
Also see . . .
1. California State Parks - Point Cabrillo Light Station. (Submitted on September 24, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
2. The Fresnel Lens. (Submitted on September 24, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
3. Inventory of Historic Light Stations. (Submitted on March 14, 2007, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
Categories. • Landmarks • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 6, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 24, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 2,137 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on September 24, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. 2. submitted on October 21, 2014, by Henry M Kohnen of San Jose, California. 3, 4. submitted on September 24, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. 5. submitted on October 25, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 6. submitted on April 23, 2015, by Pat Filippone of Stockton, California. 7. submitted on August 5, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.