Benicia in Solano County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Merritt House c. 1869
Also known as the What-Not-Shop
Preservation by Carl & Alice Merritt
Mayors Award 1990 (Marker Number 15.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 38° 2.862′ N, 122° 9.649′ W. Marker was in Benicia, California, in Solano County. Marker was on West D Street west of First Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker was at or near this postal address: 123 West D Street, Benicia CA 94510, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Peregrine Landing Ark & Stables (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Solano Hotel (about 400 feet away); Benicia Historic Tannery - Circa 1890 (about 400 feet away); The Bohn Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Founders of Benicia (approx. 0.2 miles away); Robert Semple (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old State CapitolAntonio M. De LaGuerra 1825 – ‘81 (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Benicia.
More about this marker. The marker is set inside a wooden frame mounted on a wooden pole, to the left of the sidewalk leading up to the front door. This is a private residence.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 24, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 27, 2009. This page has been viewed 972 times since then and 7 times this year. Last updated on August 23, 2020, by Diane Phillips of Pittsburg, California. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 27, 2009, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.