ELT & Associates
Seismic Engineering of Earthen Buildings
Serving California and the World Since 1984
Telephone: (510) 295-4299
Small Adobe at Rancho Camulos
Small Adobe at Rancho Camulos

This adobe is part of the same complex as the Main Adobe at Rancho
Camulos. Similar to the Main Adobe, the small adobe suffered major damage
during the 1994 Northridge earthquake. ELT and Associates was involved in
the repair of the building in 1995 and 1996

According to the
Rancho Camulos Museum, the site was "established by
Ygnacio del Valle in 1853, Camulos was once part of a 48,000 acre Mexican
land grant deeded to Ygnacio's father Antonio del Valle in 1839. The del
Valles were a prominent California family both before and after statehood and
were famous for..."
Extensive Seismic Damage
Temporary Shoring to Stabilize
Damaged Walls
Repaired Wall Under Construction
Extensive Seismic Damage
Computer Rendering of Small Adobe
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