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Alamo in Contra Costa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Original Alamo School Bell

 
 
Original Alamo School Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, April 15, 2016
1. Original Alamo School Bell Marker
Inscription.
Used from about 1880 to 1940 in the second Alamo school building which stood at the east side of Danville Blvd. near Stone Valley Road.

 
Erected 1974 by Alamo School Parents Club and the San Ramon Valley Historical Society.
 
Location. 37° 52.04′ N, 122° 1.81′ W. Marker is in Alamo, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker can be reached from Wilson Road near Livonia Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100, Alamo CA 94507, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of the J.M. Jones House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Stone Valley (approx. 1.2 miles away); Broad Spreader of Seed Spreader Wagon (approx. 2.2 miles away); Farmall Tractor - c. 1925 (approx. 2.2 miles away); "Old Borges Ranch" (approx. 2.2 miles away); Alamo Cemetery (approx. 2.4 miles away); Captain Pedro Fages Trail (approx. 2.4 miles away); Botelho Home (approx. 2.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Alamo.
 
More about this marker. The bell and marker are located in the courtyard of Alamo Elementary School, at the end of Wilson Street.
 
Categories. Education
 
Original Alamo School Bell and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, April 15, 2016
2. Original Alamo School Bell and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 85 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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