The Railroad History of Lake Temescal
If you would like to ride some of these original interurban trains, you still can at the Western Railway Museum in Rio Vista, CA. Visit www.wrm.org for more information.
Erected by Daniel Levy, East Bay Regional Park District.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars.
Location. 37° 50.897′ N, 122° 13.828′ W. Marker is in
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Muir School (approx. one mile away); Kennedy Tunnel (approx. 1.1 miles away); Claremont Public Improvements (approx. 1.1 miles away); Star Grocery (approx. 1.1 miles away); Claremont Court Gate and Street Markers (approx. 1.1 miles away); In Memory of Col. John Coffee Hays (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Kelsey Ranch (approx. 1.3 miles away); Berkeley Repertory Theatre: Original Location (1968) (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oakland.
More about this marker. The marker is located in Temescal Regional Recreation Are, on the trail that skirts the northeastern end of the lake, right where the trail cuts from going east to going south.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 28, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 47 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 28, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.