Casa de San Pedro

Casa de San Pedro (HM2D4B)

Location: Los Angeles, CA 90731 Los Angeles County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 43.258', W 118° 17.096'

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Hide House Site

The first known commercial structure on the shore of San Pedro Bay was built here in 1823 by the trading firm of McCulloch & Hartnell to store cattle hides from the San Gabriel and San Fernando Missions. Richard Henry Dana described this adobe hide house in Two Years Before The Mast. Thus began the development of the Port of Los Angeles.
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HM NumberHM2D4B
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Year Placed1979
Placed ByCalifornia State Parks; and San Pedro Bay Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, December 30th, 2018 at 10:01am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 380948 N 3731959
Decimal Degrees33.72096667, -118.28493333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 43.258', W 118° 17.096'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 43' 15.48" N, 118° 17' 5.76" W
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Area Code(s)310, 562, 424
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 234 Quartermaster Rd, Los Angeles CA 90731, US
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