Walker Opera House

Walker Opera House (HMBJZ)

Location: Vacaville, CA 95688 Solano County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 21.395', W 121° 59.19'

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Kentucky native Sidney Clay Walker crossed the plains in 1850 and in 1872 settled in the Vaca Valley where he eventually owned 1,200 acres. He was an organizer of the Vacaville Water and Light Company in the 1890's and in 1896 built this brick building complete with electric lights. It originally housed three stores on the ground floor, three offices upstairs as well as a large hall with a stage and seating for 600. Since Walker's death in 1908 the building has housed a lodge hall, a movie theater and other commercial establishments.

Plaque dedicated
March 19, 1994
By Sam Brannan Chapter
1004 E Clampus Vitus
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed1994
Placed BySam Brannan Chapter No. 1004 of E Clampus Vitus
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 12:05pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 588551 N 4245865
Decimal Degrees38.35658333, -121.98650000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 21.395', W 121° 59.19'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 21' 23.70" N, 121° 59' 11.40" W
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Area Code(s)707, 916
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 586 Lincoln Highway, Vacaville CA 95688, US
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