#0588 Kern River Slough Station


#0588 Kern River Slough Station

Site information:

Panama Rd, 3.1 mi W of Lamont

Nothing remains of this site, as far as I know.


Plaque information:

Private plaque

Plaque text:

Kern River Slough

Just south of this point stood the Butterfield Overland Stage site known as Kern River Slough. Operating through present Kern County during 1858 - 1861. This famous line ran from St. Louis, Missouri to San Francisco until the outbreak of the Civil War.

Dedicated June 30, 1957 Marker placed by Kern County Historical Society El Tejon Parlor No. 239 N.D.G.W. Kern County Museum State Registered Historical Landmark No. 588 Re-dedicated Oct. 6, 1996

Registered 5/22/1957