Newberry-Baker in San Bernardino County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Mojave Road
Erected 1986 by Transierra Roisterous Alliance of Senior Humbugs of E Clampus Vitus. (Marker Number 40.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus, and the Mojave Road (Old Government Road) marker series.
Location. 35° 10.565′ N, 115° 30.552′ W. Marker is in Newberry-Baker, California, in San Bernardino County. Marker is at the intersection of Kelso Cima Road and Cedar Canyon Road, on the right when traveling south on Kelso Cima Road. Touch for map. Marker is located in the Mojave National Preserve. Marker is in this post office area: Nipton CA 92364, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Pozos de San Juan de Dios (was approx. 7.9 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Camp Rock Spring (approx. 10.3 miles away); Kelso Depot (approx. 14 miles away); Kelso Jail (approx. 14 miles away).
More about this marker. This marker was erected by the Billy Holcomb Chapter members as an honorary service to the Transierra Roisterous Alliance of Senior Humbugs (T.R.A.S.H.). It was the 12th T.R.A.S.H. Trek and was led by Sid Blumner, T.R.A.S.H. leader and X-Humbug of Billy Holcomb Chapter. SOURCE: Billy Holcomb Chapter 1069 35th Anniversary Plaque Book by Phillip Holdaway
Also see . . . Mojave, Mohave or Mohahve? Discover what's behind the name. Is it Mojave, Mohave or Mohahve? In an attempt to satisfy the many inquiries on this subject, the Mohahve Historical Society uncovered considerable data, much variation and strong feelings on the subject. (Submitted on December 22, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 18, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 612 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on November 3, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 18, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 5. submitted on December 23, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.