San Martin in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Community of San Martin
Erected 1983 by Citizens of the Community of San Martin and Mountain Charlie Chapter No.1850, E Clampus Vitus. (Marker Number SCL-054.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Places • Settlements & SettlersE Clampus Vitus series list. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1844.
Location. 37° 5.099′ N, 121° 36.637′ W. Marker is in San Martin, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is at the intersection of Monterey Road and San Martin Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Monterey Road. The marker is located in the traffic island planter area, on the Northwest corner of Monterey Road and San Martin Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Martin CA 95046, 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. de Anza Expedition (approx. 2.2 miles away); Coyote Lake Harvey Bear Ranch County Park (approx. 2.2 miles away); Pioneering Murphy Family (approx. 2.2 miles away); Rucker School Historical Site 1894 (approx. 2½ miles away); Site of 21-Mile House (approx. 2.6 miles away); Franklin Family Ranch (approx. 2.7 miles away); Machado School (approx. 2.8 miles away); Bonesio Winery (approx. 3½ miles away).
Regarding Community of San Martin. This site is a California Registered Point of Historic Interest No. SCL-054.
Also see . . . The Martin Murphy Party. The Martin Murphy party crossed the plains in 1844 to California. They were (Submitted on April 30, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.)
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