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Fillmore in Ventura County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

320 Central Avenue

 
 
320 Central Avenue Marker image. Click for full size.
By James King, October 9, 2014
1. 320 Central Avenue Marker
Inscription. These structures were built in 1917. Early businesses included a hardware store, shoe store and bakery. For a short time it housed a three lane bowling alley. The building was also once a grocery store. In 1930, City Hall moved into the north half of the building at this location. City Hall remained here until the offices were moved across the street in 1945.
 
Location. 34° 23.964′ N, 118° 54.806′ W. Marker is in Fillmore, California, in Ventura County. Marker is on Central Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. This is the second building, on the right, from the intersection of Central and Main. Marker is at or near this postal address: 320 Central Avenue, Fillmore CA 93015, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fillmore State Bank (a few steps from this marker); 328 Central Avenue (a few steps from this marker); 317 Central Avenue (within shouting distance of this marker); 338 Central Avenue (within shouting distance of this marker); 340 Central Avenue (within shouting distance of this marker); 348 Central Avenue (within shouting distance
320 Central Avenue image. Click for full size.
By James King, October 9, 2014
2. 320 Central Avenue
The marker is visible between the windows of the two store-fronts.
of this marker); 362 Central Avenue (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 364 Central Avenue (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fillmore.
 
Regarding 320 Central Avenue. Many of the historic buildings in Fillmore were destroyed or severely damaged in the 1994 Northridge Earthquake. This is one that survived.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 12, 2014, by James King of San Miguel, California. This page has been viewed 232 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 12, 2014, by James King of San Miguel, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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