Sycamore Grove

Sycamore Grove (HM1C7T)

Location: San Bernardino, CA 92407 San Bernardino County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 12.624', W 117° 24.371'

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This campsite on both the Mojave Trail over the mountains and the Cajon Pass Route was probably first seen by Spanish and American traverlers in the 1770's and was noted by them in 1806, 1849 and 1850. Michael White, grantee in 1843 of the Muscupiabe Rancho lived near by.

The Mormon colony camped in 1851 on either side of this little pass for about four months while Amasa Lyman, Charles Rich, Jefferson Hunt, David Seely and Andrew Lytle negotiated the purchase of the San Bernardino Rancho from the Lugo family.
HM NumberHM1C7T
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series, and the The Mojave Road (Old Government Road) series.
Marker Number573
Year Placed1972
Placed BySan Bernardino Society of California Pioneers in 1927 at a site .08 mile south, moved and rededicated here at Glen Helen Regional Park by the Society and Lugonia Parlors No. 241 N.D.G.W
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 3:15am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 462582 N 3785559
Decimal Degrees34.21040000, -117.40618333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 12.624', W 117° 24.371'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 12' 37.44" N, 117° 24' 22.26" W
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Area Code(s)909, 760
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2450-2458 Glen Helen Rd, San Bernardino CA 92407, US
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