The De Anza Expedition in Soledad

The De Anza Expedition in Soledad (HMI2E)

Location: Soledad, CA 93960 Monterey County
Country: United States of America

N 36° 24.295', W 121° 21.325'

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Lt. Colonel Juan Bautista de Anza by Decree of Carlo III of Spain led an expedition near this site — the mission being to colonize the San Francisco Bay Area

In the center of the marker is a circular motif, designed by Doris Birkland Beezley, of a rider superimposed upon a sun-like set of compass points, with the "De Anza Expedition 1775 1776" written above the rider.
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HM NumberHMI2E
Series This marker is part of the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail series
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Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 8:37am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 647467 N 4030117
Decimal Degrees36.40491667, -121.35541667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 24.295', W 121° 21.325'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 24' 17.70" N, 121° 21' 19.50" W
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Area Code(s)408, 831
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 36641 Fort Romie Rd, Soledad CA 93960, US
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