California Landmarks in San Benito County
California Landmark 181
Muckelemi Between 4th and 5th
San Juan Bautista
In March 1846, Jose Castro, Mexican military commander, ordered John C. Fremont from the country, and with Kit Carson and 60 men he moved to top of peak, built entrenchments, raised flag and awaited attack. Bear Flag Incident and Mexican War followed. State historical monument.
Historical Landmark No. 181
Department of Public Works - Division of Highways