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CHL No. 562 La Christianita (La Cristianita) - San Diego


Near this spring, the first Christian baptism in Alta California was performed by Padre Francisco Gómez, a member of the Portolá Expedition, in 1769.


Site and Plaque in Camp Pendleton, on Cristianitos Road, 0.4 Miles N. of San Mateo Road; A second plaque is located at 415 Avenida Granada, San Clemente.
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The second plaque has been moved from the Civic Center on Avenida Presidio, to the Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens at 415 Avenida Granada, San Clemente.

CHL 562- Sign that marks the turnout on Cristianitos Road