Garza Creek facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsGarza Creek
|Native name||El Arroyo de las Garzas|
on the north slope of Zwang Peak of the Diablo Range., Kings County, California
3,081 ft (939 m)
terminates in the Kettleman Plain, 1.6 miles south of Kettleman Station., Kings County, California
778 ft (237 m)
This creek was the place first settled by Dave Kettelman, a 49er that went back to the Missouri River, and returned with a herd of cattle, which he pastured on his ranch in the Kettleman Plain and the Kettleman Hills west of Tulare Lake.
His name was later given to Kettleman Station, Kettleman City and the Kettleman North Dome Oil Field.
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