California State Historic Landmark 495
#495 Glennville Adobe
Kern County's oldest residence. Built before Civil War by Thomas Fitzgerald as
trading post at junction of two indian trails. Present Greenhorn Road follows east-west
trail (later McFarlane toll road) to Kern River mining districts. Town named in 1857 after
James Madison Glenn, an early settler.
Kern County Fire Department, Glennville Substation, Hwy 155 (PM 40.2), Glennville.
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