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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.
Photographed 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.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1850.
 
Location. 37° 57.329′ N, 121° 17.536′ 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 (a few steps from this marker); World War II Memorial
Weber Point Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Syd Whittle, February 8, 2009
2. Weber Point Marker
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(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chinese 1976 Bicentennial Monument (about 400 feet away); The Sister City Story (about 500 feet away); Captain Charles M. Weber Residence (about 600 feet away); We Shall Never Forget (about 600 feet away); Firefighters Memorial (about 600 feet away); The Compass Rose (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.
 
Additional keywords. landscape architecture
 
Weber Point Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed 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.
Photographed 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
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 28, 2022. It was originally submitted on February 8, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,093 times since then and 15 times this year. Last updated on June 27, 2022, by Joseph Alvarado of Livermore, California. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 8, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.

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Jul. 6, 2022