Santa Clara in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Santa Clara Depot
It is the oldest passenger depot still in use in California. The structure was placed on the National Register of Historic Places, February 28, 1985.
Restored in 1986 by South Bay Historical Railroad Society
Placed by the Historical and Landmarks Commission 1987
Erected 1987 by Historical and Landmarks Commission.
Location. 37° 21.186′ N, 121° 56.191′ W. Marker is in Santa Clara, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker can be reached from Railroad Avenue near El Camino Real (California Highway 82). Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1005 Railroad Avenue, Santa Clara CA 95050, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Santa Clara Depot (within shouting distance of this marker); Santa Clara Tower (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Santa Clara Interlocking Control Tower Santa Clara Mission (about 500 feet away); Santa Clara Women’s Club Adobe (approx. ¼ mile away); Mission Santa Clara (approx. 0.3 miles away); S.E.S. (approx. half a mile away); Senator Franck House Site (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Santa Clara.
Also see . . .
1. History of the Depot. (Submitted on November 9, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
2. The National Park Service – Santa Clara Depot. This depot has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places. (Submitted on November 9, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
Categories. • Notable Buildings • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 632 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.