Balboa Pavilion

Balboa Pavilion (HMXZ5)

Location: Newport Beach, CA 92661 Orange County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 36.156', W 117° 53.944'

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This is one of California's last surviving examples of the great waterfront recreational pavilions from the turn of the century. Built in 1905 by the Newport Bay Investment Company, it played a prominent role in the development of Newport Beach as a seaside recreation area. In 1906, it became the southern terminus for the Pacific Electric Railway, connecting the beach with downtown Los Angeles. The railway's red cars connected the beach with Los Angeles in only one hour.
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HM NumberHMXZ5
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Marker Number959
Year Placed1984
Placed ByState Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the Balboa Pavilion Company, Inc
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 6:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 416587 N 3718456
Decimal Degrees33.60260000, -117.89906667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 36.156', W 117° 53.944'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 36' 9.36" N, 117° 53' 56.64" W
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Area Code(s)714, 949
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 800 E Bay Ave, Newport Beach CA 92661, US
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