Carter Brothers

Carter Brothers (HM1RZ0)

Location: Newark, CA 94560 Alameda County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 31.767', W 122° 2.382'

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Western history owes the Carter Brothers a great debt, for they were the general contractors for the first six narrow gauge railroads in California. From 1874 to 1902 they built freight, passenger, cable and street cars. Their plant became Newark's first industry. Their cable cars are still in operation on San Francisco hills.
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HM NumberHM1RZ0
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed1970
Placed ByE Clampus Vitus, Joaquin Murrieta Chapter No. 13
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 9:02pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 584848 N 4154041
Decimal Degrees37.52945000, -122.03970000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 31.767', W 122° 2.382'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 31' 46.02" N, 122° 2' 22.92" W
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Area Code(s)510, 707, 408
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7436-7486 Thornton Ave, Newark CA 94560, US
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