Yuma Crossing and Associated Sites

Banks of the Colorado River
Yuma, California

Historic Document

Yuma Crossing and Associated Sites is located in Yuma County, California certified as a historic location on Sunday November 13, 1966. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, Defense, more specifically a Water-Related, Military Facility. Yuma Crossing and Associated Sites was nominated by as a historic location by Other based on Event and its significance in Transportation, Exploration/Settlement.

Yuma Crossing and Associated Sites Information

Ownership Type: Private, State
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1852, 1864, 1876
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Bureau Of Reclamation

Yuma Crossing and Associated Sites Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 1490
Number of historically contributing buildings: 14
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 3
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Yuma Historic Locations Yuma County Historic Locations California Historic Locations