Birthplace of Antioch

Birthplace of Antioch (HMP58)

Location: Antioch, CA 94509 Contra Costa County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 1.044', W 121° 48.75'

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This Plaque commemorates the arrival
of the first settlers in Antioch.
September 16, 1850
Led by Captain George W. Kimball
the party sailed from Maine aboard the
California Packet No.2 March 1850
And reached San Francisco Bay
August 24, 1850
We respect the foresight of these
pioneers who sought homes and other
riches in the soil besides gold.
HM NumberHMP58
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series
Placed ByNative Daughters of the Golden West, Chapter 223 and Native Sons of the Golden West, Chapter 32
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 5:04am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 604236 N 4208410
Decimal Degrees38.01740000, -121.81250000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 1.044', W 121° 48.75'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 1' 2.64" N, 121° 48' 45.00" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)510, 925
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101 F St, Antioch CA 94509, US
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