Eastern Mojave Vegetation Indio, Riverside County, California.

Query: G.N.I.S.

When the Sunset Route of the Southern Pacific reached the place in May, 1876, the station was named after the near-by (still existing) Indian Wells. Before 1879 the name was changed to the Spanish name for 'Indian.'

Articles that refer to this location:

  • U. S. Interstate 10: Indio
No collections made at this location.
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Date and time this article was prepared:8:15:34 AM, 7/13/2024.