Redwood City in San Mateo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1999 by State Department of Parks & Recreation, Union Cemetery Assoc., Capitulus Redivivus Yerba Buena No.1, A&HO E. Clampus Vitus. (Marker Number 816.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the California Historical Landmarks, and the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 37° 28.458′ N, 122° 13.374′ W. Marker is in Redwood City, California, in San Mateo County. Marker is on Woodside Road (California Route 84) half a mile west of El Camino Real (California Route 82), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Plaque is located at the cemetery parking strip, at
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memoriam George Edgar Filkins (a few steps from this marker); Grand Army of the Republic Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Solari Family Windmill (within shouting distance of this marker); Solari Windmill (within shouting distance of this marker); Diller's Island (approx. 0.7 miles away); Fire Station No. 1 (approx. 0.7 miles away); Redwood City War Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Alhambra Theater (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Redwood City.
More about this marker. An original marker was placed at the site in 1967. A new marker was placed in 1999.
Regarding Union Cemetery. The cemetery contains many old and damaged graves & headstones, some of which are in the process of being restored. These graves & headstones are easily damaged. Please remain on the established paths and outside any grave boundary fences. If you wish to make "rubbings" of the headstones, please be respectful & contact the Historic Union Cemetery Association first.
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