Walker Basin in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Dedicated to Little Lucy and the Lightners
and the Lightners
Clyde (Bob) Robinson, Charman • Bob Robinson, Vice Chairman • Ron Wermuth, Secretary • Barbara Allen, Treasurer • June Price Boner, Public Relations • Norie Ellerman, Tribual Operations • Josephine Stone, Tribual Operations • Lucy Arvidson, Deceased • Phyllis Hix, Attorney.
In memory of Lucy, a Native American raised by the family of Livinia Lightner Rankin, married Francisco Robles about 1874.
Erected 1987 by Kern Valley Indian Community.
Location. 35° 23.015′ N, 118° 33.288′ W. Marker is in Walker Basin, California, in Kern County. Marker is at the intersection of Caliente-Bodfish Road (County Road 483) and Walker Basin Road, on the left when traveling south on Caliente-Bodfish Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5723 County Road 483, Caliente CA 93518, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rankin Ranch (here, next to this marker); Walker Basin (approx. 4.9 miles away); a different marker also named Walker Basin Caliente (approx. 7.6 miles away); Bealeville (approx. 8.7 miles away); First Catholic Church and Cemetery in Kern County (approx. 9.3 miles away); Stage Robbery! (approx. 9.6 miles away); Havilah (approx. 9.6 miles away).
Categories. • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 3, 2014, by Lester J Letson of Fresno, California. This page has been viewed 276 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 3, 2014, by Lester J Letson of Fresno, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.