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

Alamo Cemetery

Historical Site Dedication

 
 
Alamo Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, April 15, 2016
1. Alamo Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Many pioneers from Alamo and surrounding towns have been buried here since the 1850s. Alamo Cemetery is part of the Alamo-Lafayette Cemetery District. We dedicate this plaque in the 125th year of the first recorded burial January 1856.
 
Erected 1980 by San Ramon Valley Historical Society.
 
Location. 37° 50.13′ N, 122° 0.892′ W. Marker is in Danville, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is on El Portal near Danville Boulevard, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 120 El Portal, Danville CA 94526, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Captain Pedro Fages Trail (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); San Ramon Union High School (approx. 0.9 miles away); Close Family Property (approx. 1.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial Building (approx. 1.3 miles away); San Ramon Branch Line (approx. 1.3 miles away); Danville Hotel Territory (approx. 1.3 miles away); Danville Grammar School (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Grange and Fraternal Hall (1874) (approx. 1.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Danville.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Alamo Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, April 15, 2016
2. Alamo Cemetery Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 84 times since then and 4 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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