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California Historical Landmarks in Kern County, California facts for kids

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List table of the properties and districts — listed on the California Historical Landmarks — within KernCounty, California.

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Listings

Image Landmark name Location City or town Summary
20 Mule Team Borax Terminus
652 20 Mule Team Borax Terminus 16246 Sierra Hwy
35°03′24″N 118°10′31″W / 35.056767°N 118.17525°W / 35.056767; -118.17525 (20 Mule Team Borax Terminus)
Mojave
741 Bealville Bealville Rd.
35°16′19″N 118°37′34″W / 35.271917°N 118.626217°W / 35.271917; -118.626217 (Bealville)
Caliente
504 Buena Vista Refinery Hwy 33 & LoKern Rd.
35°23′52″N 119°39′54″W / 35.3977°N 119.665°W / 35.3977; -119.665 (Buena Vista Refinery)
McKittrick
492 Buttonwillow Tree Buttonwillow Dr.
35°24′25″N 119°28′27″W / 35.406867°N 119.474217°W / 35.406867; -119.474217 (Buttonwillow Tree)
Buttonwillow
757 Caliente
35°17′26″N 118°37′36″W / 35.2905°N 118.626683°W / 35.2905; -118.626683 (Caliente)
Caliente
376 California Standard Oil Well 1 McKittrick Oil Field
McKittrick
742 Campsite of Edward M. Kern Old Isabella Rd Recreation Area
35°38′58″N 118°27′30″W / 35.649583°N 118.458233°W / 35.649583; -118.458233 (Campsite of Edward M. Kern)
Lake Isabella
Colonel Thomas Baker Memorial
382 Colonel Thomas Baker Memorial Bakersfield City Hall
35°22′23″N 119°01′10″W / 35.37305°N 119.019317°W / 35.37305; -119.019317 (Colonel Thomas Baker Memorial)
Bakersfield
476 Desert Spring Pappas Ranch on Pappas Rd.
35°18′06″N 117°57′15″W / 35.301783°N 117.95425°W / 35.301783; -117.95425 (Desert Spring)
Cantil
290 Discovery well of Kern River Oilfield Round Mountain Rd.
35°25′42″N 118°57′17″W / 35.4282°N 118.95485°W / 35.4282; -118.95485 (Discovery well of Kern River Oilfield)
Bakersfield Appointment must be made to view.
291 Fages-Zalvidea Crossing State Hwy 166
35°03′33″N 119°04′00″W / 35.059233°N 119.066583°W / 35.059233; -119.066583 (Fages-Zalvidea Crossing)
Bakersfield
Fort Tejon
129 Fort Tejon Fort Tejón State Historic Park
34°52′24″N 118°53′44″W / 34.873233°N 118.8955°W / 34.873233; -118.8955 (Fort Tejon)
Lebec Also on the NHRP list as NPS-71000140
Freeman Junction
766 Freeman Junction Historic district
35°36′07″N 117°54′26″W / 35.602067°N 117.907217°W / 35.602067; -117.907217 (Freeman Junction)
Inyokern
631 Garcés Baptismal Site State Hwy 155
Woody
Garcés Circle
277 Garcés Circle Chester Ave & 30th St.
35°23′13″N 119°01′08″W / 35.387°N 119.019°W / 35.387; -119.019 (Garcés Circle)
Bakersfield
671 Site of the town of Garlock Historic district
35°24′09″N 117°47′26″W / 35.402417°N 117.79045°W / 35.402417; -117.79045 (Site of the town of Garlock)
Randsburg
495 Glennville Adobe Kern County Fire Department Glennville Substation
35°43′36″N 118°42′02″W / 35.726667°N 118.700633°W / 35.726667; -118.700633 (Glennville Adobe)
Glennville
137 Gordon's Ferry Kern River
35°25′29″N 118°58′05″W / 35.4248°N 118.968067°W / 35.4248; -118.968067 (Gordon's Ferry)
Bakersfield
Havilah
100 Havilah Miller St. & Kern River Canyon Rd.
35°31′06″N 118°30′59″W / 35.5182°N 118.5163°W / 35.5182; -118.5163 (Havilah)
Caliente
457 Indian Wells Indian Wells Lodge, 2565 Aerospace Highway
35°40′04″N 117°52′20″W / 35.667867°N 117.87235°W / 35.667867; -117.87235 (Indian Wells)
Inyokern
588 Kern River Slough Station Panama Rd.
35°15′35″N 118°58′03″W / 35.259722°N 118.9675°W / 35.259722; -118.9675 (Kern River Slough Station)
Lamont
132 Kernville Old Kernville Cemetery, Wofford Rd.
35°43′13″N 118°26′09″W / 35.720217°N 118.435967°W / 35.720217; -118.435967 (Kernville)
Kernville
98 Keysville Black Gulch Rd.
35°37′33″N 118°30′39″W / 35.625833°N 118.510833°W / 35.625833; -118.510833 (Keysville)
Lake Isabella
Lakeview Gusher
485 Lakeview Gusher Petroleum Club Rd.
35°05′29″N 119°24′05″W / 35.091424°N 119.401377°W / 35.091424; -119.401377 (Lakeview Gusher)
Maricopa
672 Lavers' Crossing White River & Jack Ranch Rds.
35°44′10″N 118°43′13″W / 35.73605°N 118.7202°W / 35.73605; -118.7202 (Lavers' Crossing)
Glennville
498 McKittrick Brea Pit State Hwy 33 and State Hwy 58
35°18′20″N 119°37′21″W / 35.305556°N 119.6225°W / 35.305556; -119.6225 (McKittrick Brea Pit)
McKittrick
589 Mountain House Dry Creek on Bakersfield-Glenville Rds.
Woody
97 Oak Creek Pass Willow Pass Rd.
35°03′40″N 118°23′19″W / 35.061117°N 118.388667°W / 35.061117; -118.388667 (Oak Creek Pass)
Tehachapi
643 Old Town (Tehachapi) Old Town Rd. & Woodford-Tehachapi Rd.
35°07′56″N 118°26′56″W / 35.132222°N 118.448889°W / 35.132222; -118.448889 (Old Town (Tehachapi))
Tehachapi
371 Outermost point in the South San Joaquin Valley visited by Padre Garcés in 1776 Saint Thomas the Apostle Church
35°12′29″N 118°49′17″W / 35.20805°N 118.821383°W / 35.20805; -118.821383 (Outermost point in the South San Joaquin Valley visited by Padre Garcés in 1776)
Arvin Located in the courtyard of the church
278 Place where Francisco Garcés crossed the Kern River State Hwy 178 and Rancheria Rd.
Bakersfield
660 Point on the Jedediah Smith Trail Old Bena & Tower Line Rd.
35°19′56″N 118°48′24″W / 35.332133°N 118.806583°W / 35.332133; -118.806583 (Point on the Jedediah Smith Trail)
Edison
539 Posey Creek Station of Butterfield Overland Mail Lines Bakersfield-Glennville Rd. & Round Mountain Rd.
35°31′22″N 118°57′47″W / 35.522778°N 118.963056°W / 35.522778; -118.963056 (Posey Creek Station of Butterfield Overland Mail Lines)
Bakersfield
938 Rand Mining District Kern County Desert Museum
35°22′05″N 117°39′20″W / 35.368067°N 117.655417°W / 35.368067; -117.655417 (Rand Mining District)
Randburg
300 Rose Station Grapevine Rd. & D. St.
34°56′29″N 118°55′57″W / 34.941383°N 118.932583°W / 34.941383; -118.932583 (Rose Station)
Lebec
133 Sebastian Indian Reservation Grapevine Rd. & D St.
34°56′29″N 118°55′57″W / 34.941383°N 118.932583°W / 34.941383; -118.932583 (Sebastian Indian Reservation)
Lebec
1022 Shafter Cotton Research Station 17053 Shafter Avenue
35°31′57″N 119°16′41″W / 35.53245°N 119.278067°W / 35.53245; -119.278067 (Shafter Cotton Research Station)
Shafter
540 Sinks of Tejon David and Wheeler Ridge Rds.
35°05′34″N 118°54′54″W / 35.092833°N 118.91505°W / 35.092833; -118.91505 (Sinks of Tejon)
Mettler
923 Site of the flight of the Gossamer Condor Shafter Airport
35°30′00″N 119°10′54″W / 35.500117°N 119.181633°W / 35.500117; -119.181633 (Site of the flight of the Gossamer Condor)
Shafter, California
690 Site of the last home of Alexis Godey 414 19th St. W.
35°22′41″N 119°00′27″W / 35.378°N 119.00755°W / 35.378; -119.00755 (Site of the last home of Alexis Godey)
Bakersfield
732 Site of the hoem of Elisha Stevens W. Columbus & Isle Verde Sts.
35°23′50″N 119°00′21″W / 35.3973°N 119.0059°W / 35.3973; -119.0059 (Site of the hoem of Elisha Stevens)
Bakersfield
Tehachapi Loop
508 Tehachapi Loop Old State Highway
35°12′03″N 118°32′13″W / 35.20085°N 118.53681°W / 35.20085; -118.53681 (Tehachapi Loop)
Tehachapi
283 Top of Grapevine Pass where Don Pedro Fages passed in 1772
37°47′28″N 122°23′58″E / 37.791133°N 122.399433°E / 37.791133; 122.399433 (Top of Grapevine Pass where Don Pedro Fages passed in 1772)
Lebec
374 Tulamniu Indian Site SE of Blockhouse #BV4
Taft
Walker's Pass
99 Walker's Pass State Hwy 178
35°39′46″N 118°01′37″W / 35.662817°N 118.02685°W / 35.662817; -118.02685 (Walker's Pass)
Onyx Also on the NHRP list as NPS-66000210
Well 2-6
581 Well 2-6 Broadway Ave
35°10′47″N 119°32′56″W / 35.1797°N 119.5489°W / 35.1797; -119.5489 (Well 2-6)
Fellows Marker is across the street from Fellows Park
130 Willow Springs Manly Rd.
34°52′38″N 118°17′51″W / 34.8773°N 118.297517°W / 34.8773; -118.297517 (Willow Springs)
Rosamond
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