California Historical Landmarks in Tulare County
California Historical Landmark 648
Highway M109 and County Road J22
The settlement of Fountain Springs was established before 1855, 1-1/2 miles northwest of this point, at the junction of the Stockton-Los Angeles Road and the road to the Kern River gold mines. From 1858 to 1861, Fountain Springs was a station on the Butterfield Overland Mail route.
Citation from California Office of Historic Preservation