#578:  Stoddard-Waite Monument

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Off of Cleghorn Rd on unmarked dirt roads. See GPS coordinates for location.





Private Plaque


Located on private property, and I have been told that in recent years access is strongly discouraged.

From the Guidebook:

This monument marks the western extension of the Santa Fe Trail traveled by Sheldon Stoddard and Sydney P. Waite in 1849.

From the plaque:

Sheldon Stoddard Sydney P. Waite came over this trail 1849. Helped erect this monument 1912.

Santa Fe & Salt Lake Trail Erected by Pioneer Society of San Bernardino 1912

©2009 David Schmitt