Capitola in Santa Cruz County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1984 by E Clampus Vitus - Monterey Viejo Chapter No. 1846.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 36° 58.723′ N, 121° 56.323′ W. Marker is in Capitola, California, in Santa Cruz County. Marker is on New Brighton State Beach Parking Lot 0.4 miles south of McGregor Drive, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located at the south end of beach access parking lot overlooking the beach. Marker is in this post office area: Capitola CA 95010, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Capitola Superintendentís Office (approx. 0.8 miles away); Capitolaís Natural Riches (approx. Venetian Court (approx. one mile away); Charlotte (Charlie) Parkhurst (approx. 1.2 miles away); S.S. Palo Alto (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Butterfield Stage stopped here. (approx. 2 miles away); Hotel Bayview (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Branciforte Adobe (approx. 4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Capitola.
Also see . . . Secret History. A detailed history of the area written by Sandy Lydon. Article also highlights E Clampus Vitus plaque dedication. (Submitted on June 12, 2009.)
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