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Roadside historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here.
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Signs of HistoryIrvine Park Plaque

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A Historical Marker for Irvine Park placed by Orange County Historical Commission

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rumpled

location: California

date approved: 3/21/2011

last visited: never

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Californian Bells of El Camino RealEl Camino Real Bell - Diego Sepúlveda Adobe - Costa Mesa, CA

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An El Camino Real Bell at the historic adobe in Costa Mesa.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 11/28/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryA Station of the Mission - Costa Mesa, CA

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This is one of many plaques at this location.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 11/27/2014

last visited: never

Image for Diego Sepúlveda Adobe - Costa Mesa, CAview gallery

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California Historical MarkersDiego Sepúlveda Adobe - Costa Mesa, CA

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DIEGO SEPÚLVEDA ADOBE

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GeoCraig

location: California

date approved: 7/1/2006

last visited: 10/13/2014

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Signs of HistoryEstancia Historical Park - Costa Mesa, CA

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This is one of many plaques at this location.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 11/27/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Diego Sepulveda Adobe - Costa Mesa, CA

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This is one of many plaques at this location.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 11/27/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryJohn Wayne Airport - Santa Ana, CA

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This plaque was placed by the American Society of Civil Engineers and is located just south west of the John Wayne statue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 7/24/2014

last visited: never

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Californian Bells of El Camino RealEl Camino Real Bell - John Wayne Airport - Santa Ana, CA

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An El Camino Real bell located at the John Wayne Aiport in Orange County, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member geobwong2k

location: California

date approved: 1/18/2007

last visited: 7/19/2014

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California Historical MarkersAnaheim Landing - Seal Beach, CA

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This plaque of the site of the Anaheim landing is in Seal Beach, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 3/2/2010

last visited: 5/13/2010

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Signs of HistoryPacific Electric Red Car - Seal Beach, CA

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An old train car that's now a museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 3/10/2010

last visited: 5/7/2010

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California Historical MarkersLong Beach Marine Stadium - Long Beach, CA

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Located down Boathouse lane, this inlet was created for the Olympic Games. One of only two 1932 Olympic Game structures still standing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft

location: California

date approved: 12/12/2008

last visited: 8/1/2010

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Signs of HistoryHangman's Tree Plaque

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A plaque noting a hanging in 1857.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rumpled

location: California

date approved: 3/21/2011

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryDiscovery of Oil on the Hill - Signal Hill, CA

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A plaque at the entrance to a park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/16/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersDiscovery Well - Long Beach, CA

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A historic site with a view.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/14/2014

last visited: never

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NWNW21.9 km

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California Historical MarkersPio Pico Mansion - Whittier, CA

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Pio Pico State Historic Park is the site of "El Ranchito," the beloved rancho and adobe home of Pio Pico, the last Governor of California under Mexican Rule.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Merlin-N-Mim

location: California

date approved: 6/21/2009

last visited: 10/16/2013

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NWNW21.9 km

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Californian Bells of El Camino RealPio Pico Mansion Bell - Whittier, CA

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Pio Pico Mansion Bell - Whittier, CA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Merlin-N-Mim

location: California

date approved: 6/21/2009

last visited: never

Image for Tribute to the Roughnecks - Signal Hill, CAview gallery

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Signs of HistoryTribute to the Roughnecks - Signal Hill, CA

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A plaque that explains the history and reason behind this sculpture.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/14/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryOil Fires on the Hill - Signal Hill, CA

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This is one of many historical sites in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/15/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryShell Andres No. 3 - Signal Hill, CA

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One of a few historical markers in the middle of Hilltop Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/16/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryAlthough Spain - Signal Hill, CA

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One of a few historical markers in the middle of Hilltop Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/16/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Image - Signal Hill, CA

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One of a few historical markers in the middle of Hilltop Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/16/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryBob's Big Boy Broiler - Downey, CA

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This Bob's Big Boy was built to operate as a historic landmark representing the coffee shops of the 1950's era and as an example of Googie architecture.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 2/23/2011

last visited: never

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SESE23.8 km

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California Historical MarkersOld Town Irvine - Irvine, CA

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bean and grain storage warehouse (1895) and granary (1947) known as the Irvine Bean and Grain Grower's Building, a blacksmith's shop (1916), a hotel (1913), a general store (1911), and an employees' bungalow (1915).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DopeyDuck

location: California

date approved: 9/14/2008

last visited: 1/28/2009

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California Historical MarkersOld Landing - Newport Beach, CA

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This historical marker is located off Dover Dr & PCH in Castaways Park. It commemorates the first time Capt Dunnells' sternwheel steamer entered Newport Bay in 1870.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DopeyDuck

location: California

date approved: 4/10/2010

last visited: 11/26/2011

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California Historical MarkersRancho Los Cerritos - Long Beach, CA

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A historic site in the middle of a golf course.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/16/2014

last visited: never

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