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Vallejo Flour Mill

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Vallejo Flour Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
December 27, 2008
1. Vallejo Flour Mill Marker
Inscription. Site of flour mill, Niles. Built 1853 by Don Jose De Vallejo, brother of General Vallejo, on his Rancho Arroyo De La Alameda.

Niles was once called "Vallejo Mills". Stone aqueduct carrying water for mill parallels Niles Canyon Road.
 
Erected by Department of Public Works - Division of Highways. (Marker Number 46.)
 
Location. 37° 34.717′ N, 121° 58.645′ W. Marker is in Fremont, California, in Alameda County. Marker is on Mission Boulevard (California Route 238) half a mile west of Niles Canyon Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fremont CA 94536, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. “The Bankers Building” (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Completion of the Transcontinental Railroad (about 800 feet away); Essanay Studio Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of First Post Office (approx. 0.2 miles away); Essanay Film Studio (approx. mile away); Pioneer Schoolhouse & Chapel (approx. 1.2 miles away);
Vallejo Flour Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
January 10, 2010
2. Vallejo Flour Mill Marker
Mormon Pioneers / Mormon Pioneer Adobes (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Chadbourne Carriage House (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fremont.
 
More about this marker. The marker is on the side of Mission Boulevard located near the front of several houses.
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesNotable BuildingsNotable PlacesWaterways & Vessels
 
Foundation of Vallejo Flour Mill image. Click for full size.
December 27, 2008
3. Foundation of Vallejo Flour Mill
Vallejo Flour Mill image. Click for more information.
By Willis Foster, Photographer, circa 1940
4. Vallejo Flour Mill
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
HABS CAL,1-NIL,2-
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Vallejo Flour Mill Race image. Click for full size.
By Willis Foster, Photographer, circa 1940
5. Vallejo Flour Mill Race
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
HABS CAL,1-NIL,2-
 
 
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