Near Milbrae in San Mateo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The San Andreas Fault
In this area, during the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, the west side of the fault moved nine feet northwestward.
Erected 1991 by County of San Mateo Parks and Recreation Division, City and County of San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, San Francisco Water Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Disasters • Natural Features. A significant historical year for this entry is 1906.
Location. 37° 34.825′ N, 122° 24.632′ W. Marker is near Milbrae, California, in San Mateo County. Marker is on San Andrea Valley Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Burlingame CA 94010, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Camp After Discovery of San Francisco Bay (approx. 0.6 miles away); Kohl Mansion (approx. 1½ miles away); Anza Expedition Camp (approx. 3½ miles away); Burlingame Railroad StationBurlingame Train Station (approx. 3.6 miles away); Eugene A. Doran Memorial Bridge (approx. 3.8 miles away); Tanforan Assembly Center Commemorative Garden (approx. 3.8 miles away); Seabiscuit (approx. 3.8 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 18, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,483 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 18, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.