Casa Las Trancas

Casa Las Trancas (HM1L4V)

Location: Napa, CA 94558 Napa County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 19.56', W 122° 17.104'

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About 200 feet north of this site, a short distance from the Napa River ford, stood Don Salvador Vallejo's Casa Las Trancas, headquarters for his Rancho Napa— a land grant of over 3000 acres. Established in the 1840's and known as "The Happy Casa", it was the most famous of his three adobes he built in the Napa Valley. Salvador, husband of Maria and brother of General Mariano G. Vallejo, gave the hacienda to his youngest son, Ignacio in 1850, whose home it remained until destroyed by fire in 1919. Salvador was born in Monterey in 1813 and died in Sonoma in 1876.

Dedicated March 19, 1988
By Sam Brannan Chapter No. 1004
E Clampus Vitus
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HM NumberHM1L4V
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Year Placed2015
Placed BySam Brannan Chapter E Clampus Vitus
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Date Added Tuesday, June 16th, 2015 at 2:02pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)30N E 802213 N 36073
Decimal Degrees38.32600000, -122.28506667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 19.56', W 122° 17.104'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 19' 33.6000" N, 122° 17' 6.2400" W
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Area Code(s)707
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Old Trancas Street, Napa CA 94558, US
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