Built in 1853 and 1854 Cost $10,000 and $12,000These finely crafted sandstone buildings were originally constructed for use as warehouses. They gained their name and fame, however, during a brief period in 1863-64 when they were used to stable a herd of camels imported by the U.S. Army for transportation in the American desert.
|Placed By||Benicia Historical Museum|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 9:50am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 575954 N 4212062|
|Decimal Degrees||38.05311667, -122.13426667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 3.187', W 122° 8.056'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 3' 11.22" N, 122° 8' 3.36" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||707, 858, 415, 510, 925|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2024 Camel Rd, Benicia CA 94510, US|
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