California Historical LandmarkLocated one-eigth mile west of here is ancient asphaltum seepage in which hundreds of Pleistocene (15,000 - 50,000 years ago) birds and animals were trapped. Site first explored in 1925 by the University of California, with excavation completed in 1949 by Los Angeles and Kern County Museums.
|Series||This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series|
|Placed By||Kern County Historical Society, Kern County Museum, Native Daughters of the Golden West Miocene (No. 228) and El Tejon (no. 238) Parlors|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 7:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||11S E 261224 N 3909074|
|Decimal Degrees||35.29638333, -119.62586667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 17.783', W 119° 37.552'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 17' 46.98" N, 119° 37' 33.12" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 56500-56508 Blue Star Memorial Highway, Fellows CA 93224, US|
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