Sinks of the Tejon, also Known as Alamo, Station of Butterfield Overland Mail Lines

California State Historic Landmark 540

Plaque exists. No site exists. Landmark location.

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#540 Sinks of the Tejon
Six miles east of this point was the site of the Butterfield Stage Line station called Sinks of Tejon. 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.

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Nothing remains of this site.


SW corner of intersection of David and Wheeler Ridge Rds, 6.0 mi NE of Mettler.

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