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Pellegrini Home and Fish Company

 
 
Pellegrini Home and Fish Company Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, February 8, 2009
1. Pellegrini Home and Fish Company Marker
Inscription.
103
Berrellesa
Old Town Martinez
Home of Historic Interest
Pellegrini Home
and Fish Company

Luigi Pellegrini was a successful
turn of the century fish buyer.
This building opens to Alhambra
Creek for easy fish unloading and
contains the only 100 year old fish
ice box on the West Coast.
Circa 1890

 
Location. 38° 1.221′ N, 122° 8.478′ W. Marker is in Martinez, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is on Berrellesa near Embarcadero Street, on the right. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 103 Berrellesa Street, Martinez CA 94553, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Marazzani Boarding House (within shouting distance of this marker); Joe DiMaggio's Birthsite (approx. 0.2 miles away); Martinez Train Depot (approx. 0.2 miles away); Original Costanza Macaroni Factory (approx. 0.2 miles away); 236 Buckley (approx. 0.2 miles away); Capt Hewitt Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Martinez-Benicia Ferry (approx. 0.2 miles away); 225 Buckley Street (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Martinez.
 
More about this marker. Marker is on the left hand side of the front of the
Pellegrini Home and Fish Company image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, February 8, 2009
2. Pellegrini Home and Fish Company
View of the front (west) side.
house.
 
Regarding Pellegrini Home and Fish Company. The neighborhood, situated just to the west of Granger's wharf, was settled by Italian immigrants employed in the fishing industry.


The building no longer opens onto Alhambra Creek. The Pellegrini House is now a private residence.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable Buildings
 
Pellegrini Home and Fish Company image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, February 8, 2009
3. Pellegrini Home and Fish Company
View of the south side.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 965 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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