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The Last Mission

 
 
The Last Mission Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Syd Whittle, January 10, 2009
1. The Last Mission Marker
Inscription. At this site, on July 4, 1823 Father Altimra set up a Camp Alter and planted the Holy Cross. The troops fired a volley, and the Padre sang in adoration of the cross. A Mass was celebrated in gratitude, and the place was named San Francisco Solano.
The Mission was later built at its present site in Sonoma
WELCOME
Cline Cellars
Cannard Fund of the
General Vallejo Memorial Association

Annex To The Sonoma Valley
Historical Society

 
Erected by Cline Cellars, Cannard Fund of the General Vallejo Memorial Association Annex To The Sonoma Valley Historical Society.
 
Location. 38° 12.88′ N, 122° 27.313′ W. Marker is in Sonoma, California, in Sonoma County. Marker is on Arnold Drive (California Route 121), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located at the entrance to Cline Cellars Winery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 24737 Arnold Drive, Sonoma CA 95476, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mission San Francisco Solano de Sonoma (approx. 0.2 miles away); Embarcadero – St. Louis (approx.
The Last Mission Site Photo, Click for full size
By Syd Whittle, January 10, 2009
2. The Last Mission Site
2 miles away); Temelec Hall (approx. 4.3 miles away); a different marker also named Temelec Hall (approx. 4.3 miles away); Lakeville-Donahue Landing (approx. 5.1 miles away); Nash-Patton Adobe (approx. 5.2 miles away); Sonoma Valley Women’s Club (approx. 5.2 miles away); Duhring Building – 1891 (approx. 5.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Sonoma.
 
Additional keywords. California Missions
 
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Mission San Francisco Solano image, Click for more information
By Syd Whittle, January 10, 2009
3. Mission San Francisco Solano
Located at Sonoma State Historic Park

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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,811 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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