La Cristianita - San Clemente, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 33° 25.334 W 117° 37.226
11S E 442318 N 3698269
Quick Description: This marker is located at the Casa Romantica, near the San Clemente Pier.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 7/27/2014 10:43:09 PM
Waymark Code: WMM60Y
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69
Views: 1

Long Description:
This marker is located in the parking lot for the cultural center. The marker text says, "Two miles inland from this point, in Los Cristiantos Valley, the first Christian baptism in Alta California was performed by Padre Francisco Gomez. A member of the Portola Expedition in 1769."
Marker Number: 562.00

Marker Name: La Cristianita

County: Orange

Has Official CA Plaque: yes

Marker Dedication Date: 7/22/1957

Location: Not listed

Website: Not listed

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