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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Poway, California

 
Clickable Map of San Diego County, California and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg San Diego County, CA (293) Imperial County, CA (44) Orange County, CA (193) Riverside County, CA (110)  SanDiegoCounty(293) San Diego County (293)  ImperialCounty(44) Imperial County (44)  OrangeCounty(193) Orange County (193)  RiversideCounty(110) Riverside County (110)
Location of Poway, California
    San Diego County (293)
    Imperial County (44)
    Orange County (193)
    Riverside County (110)
 
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1California (San Diego County), Poway — 8 — Baldwin Locomotive No. 3Built - 1907
First used to haul rock for the Cowell Portland Cement Company in Concord, CA. Brought to the City of Poway by Colonel Porter in 1966. Purchased by the City in 1988 and restored by the Poway-Midland Volunteers from 1991-1994.Map (db m74111) HM
2California (San Diego County), Poway — City of Poway Veterans Park
"All gave some some gave all"Map (db m74102) WM
3California (San Diego County), Poway — 7 — Community Church of PowayOpened 1887
Land donated by John C. Stone and his wife in 1883. Samuel Bowron coordinated construction. Dr. Hilleary generously donated funding. Deemed the "oldest structure in continual use as a church in San Diego County."Map (db m74104) HM
4California (San Diego County), Poway — Community Church of PowayUnited Church of Christ
Founded by Methodist Episcopal Church 1883. Oldest structure in continuous use as a church in San Diego County. Erected circa 1887, exchanged for Oceanside Congregational Church, 1893.Map (db m74114) HM
5California (San Diego County), Poway — 6 — Dearborn Memorial Park
Est. 1886 - Dedicated 1950 By the Pomerado Cemetery District Land donated by Dr. Hilleary for use as the first town cemetery. John T. Dearborn was the first person buried in the cemetery in 1886.Map (db m74704) HM
6California (San Diego County), Poway — 5 — DJ Ranch Formerly: Kent FarmBuilt - 1900
Original home and peach orchards of Walter Kent and Family. Purchased by present owners in 1963. Became horse and cattle ranch known as DJ Ranch.Map (db m74698) HM
7California (San Diego County), Poway — 4 — Flint FarmBuilt -1882
Constructed by fruit farmer Horace Kent and son Lewis. Family grew peaches, grapes and other fruits. Home was given to daughter Mary. Farm was willed to her husband, Ed Flint.Map (db m74242) HM
8California (San Diego County), Poway — 3 — Nelson HouseBuilt 1918
An original Poway farmhouse. First owned by Niles Nelson and family. Relocated from Garden Road to the park in 1991.Map (db m74106) HM
9California (San Diego County), Poway — 2 — Porter HouseEst. 1945
Home of Colonel John Porter and family. Relocated from Lake Hodges. First building established in Old Poway Park.Map (db m74105) HM
10California (San Diego County), Poway — 1 — Templars HallBuilt 1886
Meeting place for the International Order of Good Templars Served as Poway's first high school A place for social and community events Once was a thrift store and tack and feed storeMap (db m74090) HM
 
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Apr. 10, 2021