California Historical Landmarks in Kern County
California Historical Landmark 540
Sinks of the Tejón
David and Wheeler Ridge Roads
Six miles east of this point was the site of the Butterfield Stage Line station Sinks of Tejón. Operating through present Kern County during 1858-61, this famous line ran from St. Louis, Missouri to San Francisco until the outbreak of the Civil War.
Citation from California Office of Historic Preservation