California Historical Landmarks in Kern County
California Historical Landmark 137
China Grade Loop At Kern River
Gordon's Ferry was an overhead cable type of ferry operated during the 1850's by Major Gordon. An adobe station house was located on the south bank of Kern River, just a few yards to the west of this marker. It was also a station on the Butterfield Overland Mail Stage Route from 1856 to 1860.
January 17, 1937
Bakersfield Parlor No. 42 N.S.G.W.
El Tejon Parlor No. 239 N.D.G.W.
Kern County Chamber of Commerce
Department of Natural Resources Reg. No 137
State of California