Oakdale in Stanislaus County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Oakdale Railroad Depot
The community of Oakdale was surveyed and laid out as a grid of streets centered on the first railroad depot. By 1904, Oakdale had become a point of convergence for five railroads.
Dedicated as a point of historical interest by Oakdale Parlor No. 125, Native Daughters of the Golden West on the their 90th anniversary April 17, 1901 – May 6, 1991
Erected 1991 by Native Sons of the Golden West, Oakdale Parlor No. 125.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 37° 46.007′ N, 120° 50.78′ W. Marker is in Oakdale, California, in Stanislaus County. Marker can be reached from East F Street (State Highway 108/120) east of North Yosemite Boulevard, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 355 East F Street, Oakdale CA 95361, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies Langworth (approx. 3 miles away); Riverbank Historical Museum (approx. 5.4 miles away); Empire City (approx. 9.3 miles away); a different marker also named Empire City (approx. 9.5 miles away); Rancheria del Rio Estanislao (approx. 9.9 miles away); Knights Ferry Hook & Ladder (approx. 10.2 miles away); Knight's Ferry (approx. 10.2 miles away); Miller's Saloon (approx. 10.2 miles away).
Regarding Oakdale Railroad Depot. The Oakdale Cowboy Museum is housed in the old depot.
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 503 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.