Russian Hill

Russian Hill (HM1BRL)

Location: San Francisco, CA 94133 San Francisco County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 47.886', W 122° 24.86'

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Русский Холм

Russian Hill was named for the graves of several sailors of the "Russian-American Company," who died here in the early 1840s. During the Gold Rush the 49ers found their graves, marked by wooden crosses, at the top of this hill and added graves of there own, the graves were removed or built over during the 1850s.

In Russian:

Русский Холм, был ннзван в cвязи c зaxoрoнениями нескольких моряков "Русско-американской компании?, умерших в 1840-X годах. Зaxoрoнения, пoмеченные деревянными крестами были обнaружены нa вepшинe xолмa в периoд золотой лихорадки в 49-50-X годах. B конце 1850-X зaxoрoнения были пepeнeceны или paзpушeны.

This project was initiated by the United Humanitarian Mission and was supported by the Government of the Russian Federation. The plaque was designed by Leonid Nakhodkin and fabricated courtesy of Andrey Dorobvshev.
June 6, 2005
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HM NumberHM1BRL
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Year Placed2005
Placed ByUnited Humanitarian Mission
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Date Added Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 11:10am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 551560 N 4183575
Decimal Degrees37.79810000, -122.41433333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 47.886', W 122° 24.86'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 47' 53.16" N, 122° 24' 51.60" W
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Area Code(s)415, 925, 408
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1020 Vallejo St, San Francisco CA 94133, US
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