Saratoga in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Site of Martin McCarty's Toll Gate
Martin McCarty’s Toll
Gate – 1850-51.
Around it grew this
town of many names:
Toll Gate · McCartysville
Bank Mills · Saratoga
Erected by Saratoga Lions Club.
Location. 37° 15.452′ N, 122° 2.04′ W. Marker is in Saratoga, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is at the intersection of Big Basin Way (State Highway 9) and 3rd Street, on the right when traveling west on Big Basin Way. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saratoga CA 95070, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John C. Hutchinson Building (here, next to this marker); Hutchinson /Cloud-Smith Store/Samuel Cloud House (a few steps from this marker); McCarthy Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Grover House (within shouting distance of this marker); Saratoga State Bank (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Saratoga World War I Memorial (about 800 feet away); Saratoga (approx. 0.2 miles away); History of Madronia Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Saratoga.
Regarding Site of Martin McCarty's Toll Gate. In 1850-51 Martin McCarty,
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 581 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.