#0590 Lang


#0590 Lang

Site information:

Lang Station Rd at railroad tracks, 0.2 mi S of Soledad Canyon Rd

The tracks are still there, but the Lang Station no longer remains, as far as I know.


Plaque information:

State plaque

Plaque text:

Lang Southern Pacific Station

On September 5, 1876, Charles Crocker, President, Southern Pacific Railroad, drove a gold spike here to complete his company's San Joaquin Valley Line, first rail connection of Los Angeles with San Francisco and Transcontinental lines.

Plaque placed by California State Park Commission in cooperation with Historical Society of Southern California, June 15, 1957.

Registered 5/22/1957