Broadway Shopping Center

Broadway Shopping Center (HM1RJR)

Location: Walnut Creek, CA 94596 Contra Costa County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 53.81', W 122° 3.523'

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Broadway Plaza

— 1950s —

One of the first open-air malls, Broadway Shopping Center was built on undeveloped land at Main Street (Highway 21) and Mt. Diablo Boulevard (Highway 24). The 38-store center had Sears and J.C. Penny, a Lucky grocery store, and 1,500 free parking spaces.
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HM NumberHM1RJR
Marker Number108
Placed ByWalnut Creek Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, April 9th, 2016 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 582758 N 4194786
Decimal Degrees37.89683333, -122.05871667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 53.81', W 122° 3.523'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 53' 48.6" N, 122° 3' 31.38" W
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Area Code(s)510, 925, 415, 619
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1163-1169 Broadway Plaza, Walnut Creek CA 94596, US
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