California Historical LandmarkIn 1772, Don Pedro Fages, first recorded non-Indian to visit the southern San Joaquin Valley, crossed this spot on his way from San Diego to San Luis Obispo. Near this point crossed Father Jos? Mar?a de Zalvidea in 1806, while accompanying the Ruiz expedition in search of mission sites.
|Series||This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series|
|Placed By||Bakersfield Parlor No. 42 N.S.G.W., El Tejon Parlor No239 N.S.G.W., Kern Country Historical Society, Kern Country Chamber of Commerce, Department of Natural Resources, State of California|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 8:16am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||11S E 311542 N 3881564|
|Decimal Degrees||35.05923333, -119.06658333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 3.554', W 119° 3.995'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 3' 33.24" N, 119° 3' 59.70" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||805, 661|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 11490-11608 Maricopa Hwy, Bakersfield CA 93313, US|
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