Kit Carson

Kit Carson (HMY4W)

Location: Barstow, CA 92311 San Bernardino County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 53.922', W 117° 1.514'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 185 views
Inscription

1809 - 1868

At 19, he was hired for an expedition to California. They traveled south of the Grand Canyon, crossed the Colorado, then followed the dry bed of the Mojave River and crossed the mountains at Cajon Pass to arrive at San Gabriel Mission in early 1830. In the 1840's he guided Fremont several times across the high desert.
Details
HM NumberHMY4W
Tags
Year Placed2006
Placed ByBarstow's Main Street Mural Project
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 8:28pm PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 497694 N 3861809
Decimal Degrees34.89870000, -117.02523333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 53.922', W 117° 1.514'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 53' 55.32" N, 117° 1' 30.84" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)760
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 222 E Main St, Barstow CA 92311, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?