Catalina Island Yacht Club

Catalina Island Yacht Club (HMXIW)

Location: Avalon, CA 90704 Los Angeles County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 20.808', W 118° 19.65'

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Founded 1924

The Catalina Island Yacht Club has been a welcoming landmark in Avalon Bay since the building was completed in 1924. One of the oldest and most unique yacht clubs in Southern California, it has a proud history rich in the lore and tradition of Catalina Island. Community groups and members from throughout the Western United States enjoy its enduring hospitality and fellowship while sharing a common love of Catalina Island and the City of Avalon. The clubhouse built and maintained by its members has been in continuous operation since its completion except for during the war years of 1942-1945 when it was used by the Merchant Marine as a training center. It was returned to the membership in late 1945.
Series This marker is part of the More Than Words series
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Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 12:57am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 376473 N 3690521
Decimal Degrees33.34680000, -118.32750000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 20.808', W 118° 19.65'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 20' 48.48" N, 118° 19' 39.00" W
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Area Code(s)310, 323
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 80-99 Casino Way, Avalon CA 90704, US
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