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

Helm Tract

 
 
Helm Tract Marker image. Click for full size.
By Greg Ullman, September 12, 2012
1. Helm Tract Marker
Inscription. The Helm Tract was recorded and laid out in 1923. Four streets ran north and south while Helm Street was the east - west connection.
 
Erected by Fountain Valley Historical Society. (Marker Number 7.)
 
Location. 33° 42.069′ N, 117° 58.207′ W. Marker is in Fountain Valley, California, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of South Third Street and Talbert Avenue, on the right when traveling south on South Third Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fountain Valley CA 92708, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. School Bell (approx. 0.4 miles away); Blacksmith Shops (approx. 0.4 miles away); First City Hall / First School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Talbert Home (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wardlow Home / Red Car (approx. 0.4 miles away); "All Saints Anglican Church" (approx. 0.4 miles away); Talbert Drainage District (approx. 0.4 miles away); Buddhist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fountain Valley.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Panorama of Talbert Ave. and S. Third St. image. Click for full size.
By Greg Ullman, September 24, 2012
2. Panorama of Talbert Ave. and S. Third St.
Sam Talbert laid out 60 acres of streets here; his home was on the southeast corner, on the left. The historical marker is on the corner on the right.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 24, 2012, by Greg Ullman of Fountain Valley, California. This page has been viewed 384 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 24, 2012, by Greg Ullman of Fountain Valley, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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