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Stockton in San Joaquin County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Weber Point

 
 
Weber Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, February 8, 2009
1. Weber Point Marker
Inscription.  Site of a two-story adobe and redwood home built by Charles M. Weber, founder and pioneer developer of Stockton. One of the first elaborate residences and landscaped garden in the San Joaquin Valley. Completed in 1850, it remained Captain Weber’s home until his death in 1881.
 
Erected 1976 by The State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the Stockton City Council and Cultural Heritage Board, July 10, 1976. (Marker Number 165.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the California Historical Landmark marker series.
 
Location. 37° 57.325′ N, 121° 17.533′ W. Marker is in Stockton, California, in San Joaquin County. Marker is at the intersection of Center Street and Miner Street when traveling south on Center Street. Marker is located at the entrance to Weber Point Park Area. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stockton CA 95202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Weber Point Home – 1850 (here, next to this marker); World War II Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line);
Weber Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, February 8, 2009
2. Weber Point Marker
Chinese 1976 Bicentennial Monument (about 400 feet away); The Sister City Story (about 400 feet away); The Compass Rose (about 600 feet away); We Shall Never Forget (about 600 feet away); Firefighters Memorial (about 600 feet away); Saint John’s Episcopal Church and Guild Hall (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stockton.
 
Regarding Weber Point. This site was designated as California Registered Historical Landmark No.165 on January 11, 1935.
 
Also see . . .  History of Stockton. (Submitted on February 8, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
 
Categories. Horticulture & ForestryIndustry & CommerceMan-Made FeaturesSettlements & Settlers
 
Weber Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, February 8, 2009
3. Weber Point Marker
This marker is located on the right. The Weber Home - 1850 marker is located on the left.
Current Day Weber Point image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, February 8, 2009
4. Current Day Weber Point
Charles M. Weber image. Click for full size.
Bancroft Library
5. Charles M. Weber
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 7, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 8, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,026 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 8, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
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