El Centro in Imperial County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1993 by State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the U.S. Department of the Interior and John P. Squibob Chapter No. 1853, E Clampus Vitus. (Marker Number 1008.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus, and the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail marker series.
Location. 32° 46.411′ N, 115° 40.206′ W. Marker is in El Centro, California, in Imperial County. Marker is on Interstate 8 at milepost 108, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located at the eastbound Sunbeam Roadside Rest Area, between Drew and Forrester Roads. Marker is in this post office area: El Centro CA 92243, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Fort Romualdo Pacheco (approx. 5.1 miles away but has been reported missing); Camacho's Place and Café Women's 10,000 Club (approx. 6.6 miles away); Imperial Irrigation District (approx. 7.9 miles away); Mobley Meadows (approx. 10.3 miles away); Pearl Harbor Survivors Memorial (approx. 10.3 miles away); Imperial Valley Veterans' Memorial (approx. 10.3 miles away); McConnell Ranch (approx. 11.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in El Centro.
Regarding Yuha Well. Click on Marker Series "Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail" for markers placed along the trail for additional information, photos and informational links.
Categories. • Exploration • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 17, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 634 times since then and 51 times this year. Last updated on December 23, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. Photos: 1. submitted on December 23, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 2. submitted on December 17, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 3. submitted on December 23, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.