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Crescent City  in Del Norte County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Brother Jonathan Cemetery

 
 
Brother Jonathan Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alvis Hendley, September 23, 2010
1. Brother Jonathan Cemetery Marker
Inscription. This memorial is dedicated to those who lost their lives in the wreck of the Pacific Mail Steamer, Brother Jonathan, at point St. George's Reef, July 30, 1865.
 
Erected 1960 by California State Park Commission and Del Norte County Historical Society. (Marker Number 541.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the California Historical Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 41° 45.067′ N, 124° 12.701′ W. Marker is in Crescent City , California, in Del Norte County. Marker is on South Pebble Beach Drive, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 825 South Pebble Beach Drive, Crescent City CA 95531, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dedication to Henry Sause, Jr. (approx. 0.6 miles away); Battery Point Lighthouse (approx. 0.7 miles away); Remembering Billy Boone (approx. 0.8 miles away); Crescent City Tsunami, 1964 (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Metcalf Grove (approx. 4.4 miles away); Simpson-Reed Discovery Trail (approx. 6.8 miles away); Simpson-Reed Grove (approx. 6.8 miles away).
 
More about this marker. The marker is
Brother Jonathan Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alvis Hendley, July 8, 2007
2. Brother Jonathan Cemetery Marker
The marker is mounted on the boulder. Battery Point Lighthouse is visible between the two anchors.
located in Brother Johnathan Park between West 8th Street and West 9th Street near South Pebble Beach Drive.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California. This page has been viewed 230 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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