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

Novato's First Railroad Station

 
 
Novato's First Railroad Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, April 26, 2013
1. Novato's First Railroad Station Marker
Inscription. Constructed in 1875. Moved here from original site and restored to depict first structure relating to railroad transportation linking Marin and northern counties.
 
Erected 1989 by Novato Historical Society, Novado Drove of Druids No. 113, Grand Parlor Native Sons of the Golden West.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 38° 6.389′ N, 122° 33.993′ W. Marker is in Novato, California, in Marin County. Marker is on Reichert Avenue north of De Long Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 927 Reichert Avenue, Novato CA 94945, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Novato City Hall (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Setting for a Colorful Past (approx. 3.1 miles away); Burdell Frame House (approx. 3.2 miles away); Galen and Mary Burdell (approx. 3.2 miles away); Burdell Mansion (approx. 3.2 miles away); Burrell Mansion (approx. 3.2 miles away); Camilo Ynitia’s Adobe (approx. 3.2 miles away); Rancho Olompali (approx. 3.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Novato.
 
Also see . . .
Novato's First Railroad Station and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, April 26, 2013
2. Novato's First Railroad Station and Marker
The marker is mounted at the far right of the front of the building.
 History of Downtown Novato. This article displays several historic photos including photos of the railroad depot at its original site. (Submitted on April 27, 2013.) 
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsRailroads & Streetcars
 
Novato's First Railroad Station image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, April 26, 2013
3. Novato's First Railroad Station
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 358 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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