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Huntington Beach in Orange County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Scout Cabin

City of Huntington Beach Historical Site

 
 
City of Huntington Beach Historical Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, September 29, 2012
1. City of Huntington Beach Historical Site Marker
Inscription. This rustic cabin was erected in 1924 by the Lions Club, local carpenters union and Edison Company as a center for scouting in Huntington Beach and has been in continuous use by Troop 1, Boy Scouts of America, ever since.

The cabin was completely renovated by the adults and friends of Troop 1 in 1974, and upon recognition of its historical significance to the community has been designated as a historical site by the City of Huntington Beach and preserved for scouting forever.


 
Erected 1974.
 
Location. 33° 40.107′ N, 117° 59.915′ W. Marker is in Huntington Beach, California, in Orange County. Marker is on 11th Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located in Lake Park. Marker is in this post office area: Huntington Beach CA 92648, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Auditorium and Tower (approx. 0.6 miles away); Site of the S.R. Bowen Buildings (approx. 0.7 miles away); 126 Main Street (approx. mile away); Newland House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Duke Kahanamoku (approx. 0.8 miles away);
Scout Cabin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, September 29, 2012
2. Scout Cabin Marker
Courreges Ranch (approx. 2.5 miles away); The Bluff (approx. 2.5 miles away); Helm Tract (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntington Beach.
 
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Scout Cabin image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, September 29, 2012
3. Scout Cabin
The marker is visible to the left of the entrance doors.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 29, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 352 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 29, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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