Lafayette House (within shouting distance of this marker); Elam and Margaret Brown Home-Site (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lafayette Grammar School (about 600 feet away); Deodar Cedars (about 700 feet away); Lafayette Town Hall (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lafayette.
Erected 1970 by Rotary Club of Lafayette.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Rotary International series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1855.
Location. 37° 53.496′ N, 122° 7.093′ W. Marker is in Lafayette, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is at the intersection of Plaza Way and Moraga Road, on the left when traveling east on Plaza Way. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3535 Plaza Way, Lafayette CA 94549, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Geils Building (a few steps from this marker); Way Side Inn (a few steps from this marker); Dedicated to the Pony Express (within shouting distance
Also see . . . History of Lafayette (lovelafayette.org). (Submitted on July 14, 2020.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 14, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 14, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California. This page has been viewed 127 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 14, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California.