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Larkspur in Marin County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Greenbrae Brickyard Superintendent's Cottage

 
 
Greenbrae Brickyard Superintendent's Cottage Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 24, 2013
1. Greenbrae Brickyard Superintendent's Cottage Marker
Inscription. This cottage, built in 1891, once housed the superintendent for the adjacent Greenbrae Brickyard of the Remillard Brick Co., which was declared a California State Landmark in 1978.

The cottage was renovated in 1985 through the cooperative efforts of the Beryl Buck Trust, Robert H. Lee, The City of Larkspur and the Remillard Cottage Trust.
 
Location. 37° 56.806′ N, 122° 30.389′ W. Marker is in Larkspur, California, in Marin County. Marker is at the intersection of Larkspur Landing Circle and Drake's Way, on the left when traveling east on Larkspur Landing Circle. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2900 Larkspur Landing Circle, Larkspur CA 94939, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Green Brae Brick Kiln (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mission San Rafael Arcangel (approx. 2.2 miles away); The Gate House (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Belrose Theater (approx. 2.4 miles away); Falkirk Community Cultural Center (approx. 2.4 miles away); Historic Dedication of the Lagunitas Road Bridge (approx. 2.9 miles away); John Reed's Saw Mill (approx. 3.1 miles away); Marin County Civic Center (approx. 3.7 miles away).
 
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Greenbrae Brickyard Superintendent's Cottage image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 24, 2013
2. Greenbrae Brickyard Superintendent's Cottage
The building was originally located closer to the brickyard kiln, but was relocated in 1984 to its current location. The building now houses the Children's Cottage Cooperative Pre-school.
 Historic Schoolhouse Still Alive With Children's Laughter. The Larkspur-Corte Madera Patch provides a profile of the Children's Cottage Cooperative school and the superintendent's cottage. (Submitted on March 29, 2013.) 
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 247 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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