Weldons, California

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Weldons, California
Weldons, California is located in California
Weldons, California
Weldons, California
Coordinates: 34°20′42″N 119°17′49″W / 34.34500°N 119.29694°W / 34.34500; -119.29694Coordinates: 34°20′42″N 119°17′49″W / 34.34500°N 119.29694°W / 34.34500; -119.29694
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyVentura
Elevation
203 ft (62 m)
Time zoneUTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
Area code(s)805
GNIS feature ID1661661[1]

Weldons is an unincorporated community of Ventura County, California, United States near the mouth of Weldon Canyon.[2] The Weldon family were landowners for a portion of the Rancho Cañada Larga (originally called Rancho Cañada Larga o Verde) at this site.[3] Weldons is located along California State Route 33 6.2 miles (10.0 km) northwest of Ventura. Weldons was a passenger stop on the Ventura and Ojai Valley Railroad from 1898 to the early 1930s.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Weldons". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ "Weldon Canyon". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  3. ^ Santa Barbara Research Associates (14 May 2002) "Ventura Avenue Water Treatment Plant Historic Resources Report" Section 4: Historical Setting. Page 5. Prepared for City of Ventura, owner of plant.
  4. ^ Wenig, Ed. "The "iron horse" came to the valley in '98". Ojai History. Ojai Valley Museam. Retrieved 25 January 2019.