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Burlingame in San Mateo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Anza Expedition Camp

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, March 25, 2016
1. Anza Expedition Camp Marker
Inscription.  
The Anza Expedition of 1776, on its way up the Peninsula to locate sites for the Presidio and the Mission of San Francisco, camped here on March 26 at a dry watercourse a short league beyond Arroyo de San Mateo. Location: El Camino Real and Ralston, Burlingame.
(Marker Number 48.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the California Historical Landmark, and the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail marker series.
 
Location. 37° 34.556′ N, 122° 20.866′ W. Marker is in Burlingame, California, in San Mateo County. Marker is at the intersection of El Camino Real (California Route 82) and Howard Street, on the right when traveling north on El Camino Real. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 El Camino Real, Burlingame CA 94010, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Burlingame Railroad Station (approx. 0.3 miles away); Burlingame Train Station (approx. 0.3 miles away); Higurashi-en (approx. 1.2 miles away); Mission Hospice (approx. 1.3 miles away); Historic Camp Site
Anza Expedition Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, March 25, 2016
2. Anza Expedition Camp Marker
The marker is on the left.
(approx. 1.4 miles away); First Business Structure (approx. 1.4 miles away); Pacific City (approx. 1½ miles away); Morse’s Corners (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Burlingame.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 26, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 243 times since then and 4 times this year. Last updated on December 11, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 26, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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