Site of Original Mission Dolores Chapel and Dolores Lagoon / Rammaytush

Site of Original Mission Dolores Chapel and Dolores Lagoon / Rammaytush (HMLFI)

Location: San Francisco, CA 94110 San Francisco County
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N 37° 45.842', W 122° 25.363'

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On June 29, 1776, Father Francisco Palou, a member of the Anza Expedition, had a brushwood shelter here on the edge of a now vanished lake, Largo de los Dolores (Lake of the Sorrows), andoffered the first mass. The first mission was a log and thatch structure dedicated on October 9, 1776 when the necessary church documents arrived. The present Mission Dolores was dedicated in 1791.
California Registered Historical Landmark No. 327-1

Plaque placed by the state Department of Parks and Recreation incooperation with the Albion/Camp Neighborhood Association - June 29, 1995

Dedicated to the Rammaytush, the First People of San Francisco.
Ishman colma carac yonahi acho isha hacheche ahmush owahto harwec irshah.*

Sun, moon, sky, village, friend, alive: we eat, drink sing and dance.

[Map of San Francisco, highlighting Dolores Lagoon, Arroyo de los Dolores, and the sites of the 1776 and 1791 Mission Churches.]
Marker Number327-1
Year Placed1995
Placed ByCalifornia Dept. of Parks & Recreation and the Albion/Camp Neighborhood Assoc
Marker Condition
10 out of 10 (1 reports)
Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 7:27am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 550846 N 4179791
Decimal Degrees37.76403333, -122.42271667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 45.842', W 122° 25.363'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 45' 50.52" N, 122° 25' 21.78" W
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Area Code(s)415, 562
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 165 Albion St, San Francisco CA 94110, US
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