Timm's Point and Landing
|Timms' Point and Landing|
|Location||Sampson Way at Southern Pacific Slip|
San Pedro, Los Angeles, California
|Official name: Timm's Point and Landing|
|Official name: Site of Timm's Landing|
|Designated||February 16, 1977|
Timms' Point and Landing is a California Historical Landmark at Los Angeles harbor in the San Pedro neighborhood of Los Angeles. It is a Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument, listed in 1977 as Site of Timm's Landing.
The area was a shipping center in mid-19th century. No original structures remain. It is located at northwest end of fish slip and includes a landscaped park in front of Fishermen's Co-op building, east of the harbor bel railroad tracks
The California Sate marker on the site reads:"
- NO. 384 TIMMS' POINT AND LANDING - In 1852 German immigrant Augustus W. Timms obtained Sepúlveda's Landing on the mudflats near here. He built a wharf, added a warehouse, corral and other facilities to service shipping and the running of stages to Los Angeles. Timms was a pioneer in the development of the harbor and for over fifty years this area was known as Timms Point.
- List of Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments in the Harbor area
- California Historical Landmarks in Los Angeles County
- Los Angeles Department of City Planning (September 7, 2007). Historic - Cultural Monuments (HCM) Listing: City Declared Monuments (PDF). City of Los Angeles. Retrieved 2008-10-04.
- Historic-Cultural Monuments 1-588. City of Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Department. July 1994.
- California Parks, California Historical Landmarks
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