Key Route Terminal

Key Route Terminal (HM1DGW)

Location: Emeryville, CA 94608 Alameda County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 49.798', W 122° 16.762'

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Inscription
This was the main terminal for
the Key System Railway during World War II.

The Shipyard Railway - also known as the "Pass the Ammunition"
Railway - was built by the Key System for the United States Maritime
Commission. In operation from 1943 through 1945, the railway was
crucial in transporting workers to Richmond's Kaiser Shipyard during
wartime gasoline and tire rationing.
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HM NumberHM1DGW
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Year Placed2000
Placed ByEast Bay Asian Local Development Corp., Catellus Residential Group and Oliver & Company, Inc
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 8:11pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 563415 N 4187194
Decimal Degrees37.82996667, -122.27936667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 49.798', W 122° 16.762'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 49' 47.88" N, 122° 16' 45.72" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)510, 415
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 14249-14431 Yerba Buena Ave, Emeryville CA 94608, US
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