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Mormon Stockade -- San Bernardino County Courthouse, San Bernardino CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
N 34° 06.334 W 117° 17.354
11S E 473323 N 3773898
Quick Description: A CA historic marker at the west entrance to the 1926 San Bernardino County Courthouse in downtown San Bernardino
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/4/2016 11:07:22 AM
Waymark Code: WMQW5H
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 2

Long Description:
This CA historic marker is located at the west entrance to the 1926 San Bernardino County Courthouse.

The marker reads as follows:

"On this site in 1839 was built the first house in San Bernardino, the home of José Del Carmen Lugo, one of the grantees of the Rancho San Bernardino.

Also on the site in 1851 a stockade of logs was built as a protection against Indians. In it, more than 100 pioneer families lived for over a year.

Tablet placed by Arrowhead Parlor Native Sons of The Golden West 1927."
Marker Number: 44.00

Marker Name: MORMON STOCKADE

County: San Bernardino

Has Official CA Plaque: no

Marker Dedication Date: 1/1/1927

Location:
On the courthouse at the west entrance, left side of the doorway


Website: [Web Link]

Visit Instructions:
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