Name: Sinks of the Tejon, Also Known As Alamo, Station of Butterfield Overland Mail Lines
Site Number: #540
Date Visited: 07/19/2015
Other Designation: None
Plaque Status: State Marker
Location: 4941 David Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93307
Description: Six miles east of this point was the site of the Butterfield Stage Line station Sinks of Tejón. Operating through present Kern County during 1858-61, this famous line ran from St. Louis, Missouri to San Francisco until the outbreak of the Civil War.