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Pomona in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Adobe de Palomares

 
 
Adobe de Palomares Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joseph Beeman, March 13, 2006
1. Adobe de Palomares Marker
Inscription. Completed about 1854 and restored in 1939, this was the family home of Don Ygnacio Palomares, who with Don Ricardo Vejar was granted Rancho San Jose in 1837 by Governor Juan B. Alvarado.
 
Erected 1957 by California State Park Commission and the Historical Society of Pomona Valley. (Marker Number 372.)
 
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 34° 5.404′ N, 117° 44.552′ W. Marker was in Pomona, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker was at the intersection of East Arrow Highway and North Orange Grove Avenue, on the right when traveling west on East Arrow Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in Palomares Park, at the sidewalk. Marker was at or near this postal address: 491 East Arrow Highway, Pomona CA 91767, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. First Home of Pomona College (approx. 2.6 miles away); La Cienega Mud Springs, Birthplace of San Dimas (approx. 3.3 miles away but has been reported missing); George Chaffey, Jr. (approx. 5.3 miles away); Madonna of the Trail (approx. 5.4 miles away); WCTU Fountain
Adobe de Palomares Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joseph Beeman
2. Adobe de Palomares Marker
(approx. 5.5 miles away); Mule Car (approx. 5.5 miles away); Nine Young Pepper Trees (approx. 5.6 miles away); Bear Gulch (approx. 6.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Adobe de Palomares. The story, with photos and hours for visiting this historic site. (Submitted on March 18, 2006.) 
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
Adobe de Palomares House image. Click for full size.
By Joseph Beeman
3. Adobe de Palomares House
Adobe de Palomares image. Click for full size.
By Mike Fay, December 30, 2012
4. Adobe de Palomares
Adobe de Palomares Missing Markers image. Click for full size.
By Mike Fay, December 30, 2012
5. Adobe de Palomares Missing Markers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 18, 2006, by Joseph Beeman of Upland, California. This page has been viewed 2,843 times since then and 40 times this year. Last updated on January 5, 2013, by Mike Fay of Huntington Beach, California. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 18, 2006, by Joseph Beeman of Upland, California.   4, 5. submitted on January 5, 2013, by Mike Fay of Huntington Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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