Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
El Sobrante in Contra Costa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

El Sobrante Chevrolet Service

 
 
El Sobrante Chevrolet Service Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, April 26, 2016
1. El Sobrante Chevrolet Service Marker
Inscription.
In 1946, Charles Deabenderter constructed this building for his Chevrolet service and repair business. The building has remained an auto repair business since that time, although under different names and specializations. In 1974 the business was taken over by Lyle Miller Sr. and, as of 2014, his sons Lyle Jr. and David were continuing the family business, maintaining their dad's personal style as well as the historic character of the building.

 
Erected 2014 by El Sobrante Historical Society.
 
Location. 37° 57.942′ N, 122° 18.644′ W. Marker is in El Sobrante, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is on San Pablo Dam Road near Pitt Way, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4040 San Pablo Dam Road, El Sobrante CA 94803, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oliver's Hardware & Service Station (within shouting distance of this marker); Fry's Food Stores and Fry's Electronics (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dairy Country (about 300 feet away); El Sobrante's First Full-service Post Office (about
El Sobrante Chevrolet Service Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, April 26, 2016
2. El Sobrante Chevrolet Service Marker
600 feet away); Cowboy Country (about 700 feet away); El Sobrante's First Bank (approx. 0.2 miles away); Arrival of the Strip Mall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Park Theatre (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in El Sobrante.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceRoads & Vehicles
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 94 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement