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Stockton in San Joaquin County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Weber Point

 
 
Weber Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, February 8, 2009
1. Weber Point Marker
Inscription. Site of a two-story adobe and redwood home built by Charles M. Weber, founder and pioneer developer of Stockton. One of the first elaborate residences and landscaped garden in the San Joaquin Valley. Completed in 1850, it remained Captain Weberís home until his death in 1881.
 
Erected 1976 by The State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the Stockton City Council and Cultural Heritage Board, July 10, 1976. (Marker Number 165.)
 
Location. 37° 57.325′ N, 121° 17.533′ W. Marker is in Stockton, California, in San Joaquin County. Marker is at the intersection of Center Street and Miner Street when traveling south on Center Street. Click for map. Marker is located at the entrance to Weber Point Park Area. Marker is in this post office area: Stockton CA 95202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Weber Point Home – 1850 (here, next to this marker); World War II Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Sister City Story (about 400 feet away); The Compass Rose (about 600 feet away); We Shall Never Forget
Weber Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, February 8, 2009
2. Weber Point Marker
(about 600 feet away); Firefighters Memorial (about 600 feet away); Saint Johnís Episcopal Church and Guild Hall (about 600 feet away); Lindsay Point (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Stockton.
 
Regarding Weber Point. This site was designated as California Registered Historical Landmark No.165 on January 11, 1935.
 
Also see . . .  History of Stockton. (Submitted on February 8, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
 
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Weber Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, February 8, 2009
3. Weber Point Marker
This marker is located on the right. The Weber Home - 1850 marker is located on the left.
Current Day Weber Point image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, February 8, 2009
4. Current Day Weber Point
Charles M. Weber image. Click for full size.
Bancroft Library
5. Charles M. Weber
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 921 times since then and 65 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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