The Burlington Hotel

The Burlington Hotel (HM13BO)

Location: Port Costa, CA 94569 Contra Costa County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 2.79', W 122° 11.012'

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Established 1883

Port Costa's old timers are quite certain that the rumor of the Burlington Hotel being a bordello is untrue. Their reasoning is that the respected owners and their families lived nearby, therefore it could not have been a bordello.

However, the archives of the Ancient and Honorable Order of E Clampus Vitus will once and for all put to rest these rumors. Our records indicate that not only was the Burlington Hotel a bordello, but it was highly ranked among the California bordellos of the era. This five star rating was maintained for many decades in the early 1900's.

"Credo Quia Absurdum"

Dedicated by
Joaquin Murrieta Chapter 13
E Clampus Vitus
1999

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HM NumberHM13BO
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
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Year Placed1999
Placed ByJoaquin Murrieta Chapter 13 of E Clampus Vitus
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 9:00pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 571638 N 4211288
Decimal Degrees38.04650000, -122.18353333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 2.79', W 122° 11.012'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 2' 47.40" N, 122° 11' 0.72" W
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Area Code(s)510
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1-3 Canyon Lake Dr, Port Costa CA 94569, US
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