California Historical Landmarks in San Diego County
California Historical Landmark 57
La Punta de Los Muertos
South End of Pacific Highway
Burial site of sailors and marines in 1782 when San Diego Bay was surveyed & charted by Don Juan Pantoja y Arriaga, pilot, and Don Jose Tovar, mate, of the royal frigates "La Princesa" and "La Favorita" under command of Don Augustin de Echeverria.
State Registered Historical Landmark No. 57
Marker placed by San Diego County Board of Supervisors and the Historical Markers Committee