Ship Brooklyn

Ship Brooklyn (HM1D76)

Location: San Francisco, CA 94111 San Francisco County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 47.929', W 122° 24.026'

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Commemorating the landing at this point of the ship Brooklyn, July 31, 1846. A 370 ton vessel, carrying Mormon Colonists and crew of nearly 300 under the leadership of Samuel Brannan.

In the hold was a printing press, 179 books for education purposes , two complete flour mills, plows, harrows and a supply of implements for settling the new country.
HM NumberHM1D76
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers series
Year Placed1940
Placed ByDaughters of Utah Pioneers, San Francisco County
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 11:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 552784 N 4183662
Decimal Degrees37.79881667, -122.40043333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 47.929', W 122° 24.026'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 47' 55.74" N, 122° 24' 1.56" W
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Area Code(s)415, 510, 858, 650
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 120 Broadway St, San Francisco CA 94111, US
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