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#911:  Chatsworth Calera Site

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Location:

500 feet E of intersection of Woolsey Canyon Rd and Valley Circle Blvd, Chatsworth

34.233868,-118.641076

 

 

Plaque:

No Plaque

Notes:

Site is located on private land and only visible from a distance.


From the Guidebook:

The Chatsworth Calera is one of the few surviving representative structures of the early 19th century lime industry. This kiln marked the introduction to California of the European industrial process for vitrifying limestone building blocks which were used in the construction of the missions.



©2009 David Schmitt