Havilah in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1999 by The Kutzner Family and The Ancient and Honorable Order of E Clampus Vitus Peter Lebec Chapter #1866.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 35° 31.085′ N, 118° 30.99′ W. Marker is in Havilah, California, in Kern County. Marker is on Caliente-Bodfish Road (County Route 483), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located next to the 1866 Havilah Schoolhouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6789 Caliente - Bodfish Road, 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. Havilah (a few steps from this marker); First Catholic Church and Cemetery in Kern County (approx. Silver City Ghost Town (approx. 5.7 miles away); USS Arizona (approx. 6½ miles away); Walker Basin (approx. 8½ miles away); a different marker also named Walker Basin (approx. 8.6 miles away); Dedicated to Little Lucy and the Lightners (approx. 9.6 miles away); Rankin Ranch (approx. 9.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Havilah.
Also see . . . Historic Havilah. Horse racing along the main street was a popular sport. Holding up the stage was another method of killing time. In fact, holdups became so frequent that the express company nearly went out of business, and finally refused to carry any more bullion. (Submitted on January 21, 2012.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 21, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 695 times since then and 8 times this year. Last updated on May 19, 2015, by Alan Price or Jayne Hotchkiss-Price of Caliente, California. Photos: 1. submitted on January 21, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. 2. submitted on February 20, 2012, by Lester J Letson of Fresno, California. 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 21, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.