Brickyard Cove · Ferry Point Loop · San Francisco Bay TrailOnly expansive brown mudflats, backed by rolling hills ablaze with orange poppies in the spring, were found here at Brickyard Cove until the Santa Fe Railway came to Ferry Point in the early 1900s, three brick manufacturing companies arrived. The largest, Los Angeles Pressed Brick Company operated seven kilns turning out 40,000 bricks a day. The Los Angeles Brick Company became the Richmond Brick Company around 1915.
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|Placed By||East Bay Regional Park District|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, May 21st, 2016 at 9:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 554568 N 4196173|
|Decimal Degrees||37.91146667, -122.37921667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 54.688', W 122° 22.753'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 54' 41.28" N, 122° 22' 45.18" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near Old Kiln Way, Richmond CA 94801, US|
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