The Santa Maria Chapel, 1892
A new Santa Maria
people, was built on
Santa Maria Drive and
includes a rectory,
convent and school.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. A significant historical year for this entry is 1892.
Location. 37° 52.865′ N, 122° 11.168′ W. Marker is in Orinda, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is at the intersection of Orinda Way and Santa Maria Way, on the right when traveling north on Orinda Way. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Orinda CA 94563, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1923 Orinda Improvement Association (within shouting distance of this marker); 1958 The Orinda Library (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); 1925 Orinda Union School (approx. 0.2 miles away); Did You Know that Orinda Once Had a Railroad?
More about this marker. The marker itself is about two blocks to the south of the Santa Maria Church.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 17, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 96 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 17, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.