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Fountain Valley in Orange County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Section Houses

 
 
Section Houses Marker image. Click for full size.
By Greg Ullman, May 25, 2012
1. Section Houses Marker
Inscription. Used by Pacific Electric Railroad for track maintenance workers and their families. Equipment and supplies located nearby Freight house located across Talbert Avenue
 
Erected 1976 by Fountain Valley Historical Society. (Marker Number 17.)
 
Location. 33° 42.111′ N, 117° 57.639′ W. Marker is in Fountain Valley, California, in Orange County. Marker is on Talbert Avenue west of Cypress Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9655 Talbert Avenue, Fountain Valley CA 92708, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Original Circus Site / First Post Office / Country Stores (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Talbert Drainage District (about 600 feet away); First City Hall / First School (about 800 feet away); Blacksmith Shops (about 800 feet away); Slaughter House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wardlow Home / Red Car (approx. 0.2 miles away); "All Saints Anglican Church" (approx. 0.2 miles away); School Bell (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fountain Valley.
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
Tractor in Front of the Residence at the Site image. Click for full size.
By Greg Ullman, May 25, 2012
2. Tractor in Front of the Residence at the Site
View of Site image. Click for full size.
By Greg Ullman, September 12, 2012
3. View of Site
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 15, 2012, by Greg Ullman of Fountain Valley, California. This page has been viewed 459 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 15, 2012, by Greg Ullman of Fountain Valley, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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