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CHL No. 859 Von Schmidt State Boundary Monument - San Bernadino


NO. 859 VON SCHMIDT STATE BOUNDARY MONUMENT - This boundary monument, a cast iron column erected in 1873, marks the southern terminus of the California-Nevada State boundary established by A. W. Von Schmidt's 1872-73 survey. Von Schmidt's line, the first officially recognized oblique state line between California and Nevada, erred slightly, the boundary was later corrected to the present line, 3/4 mile to the north.


Pew Road (River Road), 2.6 Miles South of State Line; 14 Miles North of Needles
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CHL #859 - Von Schmidt State Boundary Monument Street Sign