By Robert Zucker
Donald Page, a historian, author and miner, explored the idea of the Spanish influence of the ruins in the Cañada del Oro during the 1920s. Page’s notes tracked down the legends of the ruins. 
Could the Mission of Ciru be the old Santa Catalina Mission? Both could be one in the same. Or they could be two different missions located in the same area?
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