Very little is left standing at this, the first mission established by Father Junipero Serra on his walk from Loreto to Alta California.
Notice the human figure to the right, and the modern
addition on the left. The rest (in this pic) is as it was since I first saw
these, in 1974. (7-25-00)
Perhaps the spaceship on the left rock explains why the
right rock has Roman numerals (from pre-Columbian artists!)....(7-25-00)
A copper mine in operation in 1918 (David Goldbaum, 'Towns
of Baja Ca.') The ore was transported to the 'port' of San Carlos for shipment.
We saw two open shafts...watch your step! (7-25-00)