J. W. Kottinger's Barn

J. W. Kottinger's Barn (HMG9G)

Location: Pleasanton, CA 94566 Alameda County
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N 37° 39.794', W 121° 52.349'

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Pleasanton Heritage Site - 1852

John W. Kottinger (1819 - 1892) was Murray Township Justice of the Peace from 1853 to 1870. His home was the Seat of Justice for the township; The northwest corner of this adobe barn was used to jail prisoners. A frequent visitor was Joaquin Murrieta. On one occasion he was distracted by Mrs. Kottinger's bountiful table, thus allowing Kottinger to make a hasty trip to a San Francisco bank. The bandit was deprived of the pleasure of relieving Kottinger of a large gold deposit.
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HM NumberHMG9G
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
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Year Placed1980
Placed ByJoaquin Murrieta Chapter No. 13, E Clampus Vitus
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 8:40am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 599445 N 4169049
Decimal Degrees37.66323333, -121.87248333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 39.794', W 121° 52.349'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 39' 47.64" N, 121° 52' 20.94" W
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Area Code(s)925
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 200 Ray St, Pleasanton CA 94566, US
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