Andrew Smith Hallidie

Andrew Smith Hallidie (HM1CSY)

Location: San Francisco, CA 94108 San Francisco County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 47.684', W 122° 24.305'

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Site of Eastern Terminus First Street Cars in the World Propelled by Cable

Commenced operation August 1, 1873. Ceased February 15, 1947. Invented and installed by Andrew S. Hallidie, born London, England March 16, 1836. Died San Francisco, April 24, 1900. Pioneer manufacturer of wire cables, Regent University of California, twice member board of Freeholders for drafting proposed city charter, served on first Board of Trustees, 1878 of the San Francisco Public Library.
Marker NumberCHL 500
Placed ByCalifornia State Park Commission, base by Friends of Andrew S. Hallidie
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 3:12pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 552377 N 4183207
Decimal Degrees37.79473333, -122.40508333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 47.684', W 122° 24.305'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 47' 41.04" N, 122° 24' 18.30" W
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Area Code(s)415, 925, 650, 510
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 733 Kearny St, San Francisco CA 94108, US
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