Commander John B. Montgomery's Landing Site

Commander John B. Montgomery's Landing Site (HM13MM)

Location: San Francisco, CA 94111 San Francisco County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 47.677', W 122° 24.181'

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On July 9, 1846, in the early morning, in "the days when water came up to Montgomery Street," Commander John B. Montgomery - for whom Montgomery Street was named - landed near this spot from the U.S. Sloop-of-War "Portsmouth," to raise the Stars and Stripes on the plaza, now Portsmouth Square, one block to the west.
HM NumberHM13MM
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series
Marker NumberCHL 81
Year Placed1915
Placed ByNative Sons of the Golden West
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 7:48pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 552559 N 4183195
Decimal Degrees37.79461667, -122.40301667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 47.677', W 122° 24.181'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 47' 40.62" N, 122° 24' 10.86" W
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Area Code(s)415, 510, 858, 650
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 565-599 Clay St, San Francisco CA 94111, US
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