Fernandez Mansion - 1894

Fernandez Mansion - 1894 (HM1RXL)

Location: Pinole, CA 94564 Contra Costa County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 0.687', W 122° 17.724'

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This monument marks the site of Pinole's birthplace and the center of its activities until the early 20th Century. The beginning of Pinole was built on the waterfront and around the mouth of Pinole Creek during the latter half of the 19th Century.
During the 1850's Bernardo Fernandez started a mercantile business on this site. Here he built a supply store, constructed warehouses and wharves, hauled farm products and handles the mail to become very instrumental in the early establishment of this city.
The Fernandez Mansion, a California Point of Historical Interest, marks the remnants of Pinole's birthplace and shall be preserved in perpetuity.
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Year Placed1976
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 561852 N 4207319
Decimal Degrees38.01145000, -122.29540000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 0.687', W 122° 17.724'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 0' 41.22" N, 122° 17' 43.44" W
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Area Code(s)510
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-128 Tennent Ave, Pinole CA 94564, US
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