The Joel Clayton House

The Joel Clayton House (HM14PY)

Location: Clayton, CA 94517 Contra Costa County
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N 37° 56.481', W 121° 56.092'

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Clayton Historical Museum

Joel Clayton, who founded Clayton in 1857, had this house built circa 1860, where Mitchell Creek meets Mount Diablo Creek.
After his death in 1872 the land was sold and the house had various uses. The Clayton Historical Society acquired it and in 1976 moved it to Main Street, joining it to a house of similar vintage brought from Oak Street.
The Clayton Historical Museum was a Bicentennial project, dedicated December 10, 1978.
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HM NumberHM14PY
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Year Placed2002
Placed ByClayton Historical Society
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Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 11:59am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 593591 N 4199842
Decimal Degrees37.94135000, -121.93486667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 56.481', W 121° 56.092'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 56' 28.86" N, 121° 56' 5.52" W
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Area Code(s)925
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6101 Main St, Clayton CA 94517, US
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