Santa Barbara County
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2295 Purisima Road
Lompoc, CA 93436
Lat: 34°40'18"N, Lon: 120°25'18"W
The original mission, named "Mission Vieja de la Purisima", was located about 4 miles south of its present location, in the city of Lompoc. In December of 1812, it was destroyed by an earthquake. Construction of the present day mission began in Los Berros Canyon, just north of the Lompoc city limits, on September of 1813.