William Heath Davis House, 1850

William Heath Davis House, 1850 (HMYY5)

Location: San Diego, CA 92101 San Diego County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 42.62', W 117° 9.65'

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The Davis house is the oldest surviving structure from San Diego's New Town. It is an example of a prefabricated, "salt-box" style home. Built on the East Coast, shipped around Cape Horn, and assembled in San Diego, The Davis House originally stood on State and Market, but was moved to 11th Avenue, and finally to its present site in 1984. Along with being a residence, it also has served as a county hospital.
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HM NumberHMYY5
Series This marker is part of the California: Gaslamp Quarter - San Diego series
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Marker Number1
Placed ByGaslamp Quarter
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Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 3:21am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 484926 N 3619186
Decimal Degrees32.71033333, -117.16083333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 42.62', W 117° 9.65'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 42' 37.20" N, 117° 9' 39.00" W
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Area Code(s)619, 858, 949, 310, 510,
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 435 Island Ave, San Diego CA 92101, US
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