1907 - 2007Towards the end of the 19th Century Fred W. Swanton, considered one of the greatest promoters and entrepreneurs of his time, laid plans for a casino and boardwalk - a "Coney Island of the West." The casino opened in 1904 but survived only 22 months; on June 22, 1906, the uninsured building was completely destroyed by fire.
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|Series||This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series|
|Placed By||El Viceroy Marques de Branciforte 1797 E Clampus Vitus Chapter|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 at 9:01pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 587277 N 4091344|
|Decimal Degrees||36.96415000, -122.01956667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 57.849', W 122° 1.174'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 57' 50.94" N, 122° 1' 10.44" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||408, 831, 650|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 400 Beach St, Santa Cruz CA 95060, US|
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