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San Juan Capistrano in Orange County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Capistrano Depot

 
 
Capistrano Depot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, May 22, 2009
1. Capistrano Depot Marker
Inscription. Built in 1894, renovated in 1974-75 as a restaurant. The original Mission style, one of the first stations to use it, was retained. The interior is so small freight and passenger cars were added, and the exterior of the platform enclosed in glass to provide more seating space fot the restaurant.
 
Erected by Decorative Arts Study Center.
 
Location. 33° 30.079′ N, 117° 39.834′ W. Marker is in San Juan Capistrano, California, in Orange County. Marker is on Verdugo Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 26701 Verdugo Street, San Juan Capistrano CA 92675, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Welcome to the Los Rios Historic District (here, next to this marker); Combs House (within shouting distance of this marker); San Juan Capistrano Jail Cell (within shouting distance of this marker); Montanez Adobe (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Valenzuela Adobe (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); "Oliveras Home" (about 400 feet away); Mission San Juan Capistrano (about 400 feet away); O'Neill Museum (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in San Juan Capistrano.
 
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Capistrano Depot image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, May 22, 2009
2. Capistrano Depot
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 332 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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