The Council House

The Council House (HM1HXH)

Location: San Bernardino, CA 92415 San Bernardino County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 6.338', W 117° 17.376'

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On this site the first public building erected in this county was the Council House. Built by Amasa Lyman and Charles C. Rich in 1853. Built of adobe, it was the central office of the Mormon interests both religious and secular. Later it was our first county court house.

It was two stories, one room below and one above 24x26 feet and surrounded by a white fence. The building stood until 1867 when it was demolished to make way for the Starkey Hotel, a brick building.
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HM NumberHM1HXH
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series
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Year Placed1955
Placed ByLugonia Parlor No. 241 Native Daughters of the Golden West
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, November 20th, 2014 at 5:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 473289 N 3773906
Decimal Degrees34.10563333, -117.28960000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 6.338', W 117° 17.376'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 6' 20.28" N, 117° 17' 22.56" W
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Area Code(s)909, 760
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 351 N Arrowhead Ave, San Bernardino CA 92415, US
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