Bank of Richmond

Bank of Richmond (HM1S9S)

Location: Richmond, CA 94801 Contra Costa County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 55.576', W 122° 23.162'

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201 West Richmond Avenue

— April 1902 —

In 1902 the Bank of Richmond occupied the main floor. The upstairs offices housed the early phone exchange. Richmond's first paper, 'The Point Richmond Record' was published by Lyman Naugle in the basement. In 1910 the building was remodeled and the bank floor was lowered to street level. Coroner Dr. C.L. Abbott opened his emergency hospital upstairs in 1914. In 1922 the upstairs was converted to lodgings and called the Bank Hotel. In the early 1940's it was named Bank Club Billiards. From 1986-2001 the main floor was Bob and Sherry's Variety Store. Their family residence was upstairs. In 2003 Mark Howe restored the building.
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HM NumberHM1S9S
Placed ByPoint Richmond History Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 553958 N 4197811
Decimal Degrees37.92626667, -122.38603333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 55.576', W 122° 23.162'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 55' 34.56" N, 122° 23' 9.72" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)510
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 200-210 Washington Ave, Richmond CA 94801, US
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