Piers 1½, 3 & 5

Piers 1½, 3 & 5 (HM1E7R)

Location: San Francisco, CA 94105 San Francisco County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 47.839', W 122° 23.73'

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Pier 1 ½ and Pier 3 were built in 1917-1919 for use by riverboats to connect San Francisco to Sacramento and the San Joaquin River. Pier 1 ½ was built as a passenger terminal while Pier 3 was used for freight. The central pavilion at Pier 3 is the dominant feature while the secondary openings provide additional access to the breezeway that separates the bulkhead buildings from the shed buildings and water. Decorative iron gates, salvaged during the 2005 renovation of Piers 1 ½, 3, and 5, provided security after regular business hours. This gateway was originally located within this passageway, below the segmented arch.
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HM NumberHM1E7R
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Placed ByPort of San Francisco
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Date Added Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 11:06am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 553219 N 4183499
Decimal Degrees37.79731667, -122.39550000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 47.839', W 122° 23.73'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 47' 50.34" N, 122° 23' 43.80" W
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Area Code(s)415, 510, 650, 310
Closest Postal AddressAt or near pier 1 1/2 The Embarcadero, San Francisco CA 94105, US
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