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Redwood Surfboard

 
 
Redwood Surfboard Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Barry Swackhamer
1. Redwood Surfboard Marker
Inscription.  From 1932 to 1938, this redwood surfboard was ridden at Corona de Mar Jetty by Alex and Don MacGillivary. With no fin, the boys would drag one foot to turn the board.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Sports. A significant historical year for this entry is 1932.
 
Location. 33° 32.083′ N, 117° 46.714′ W. Marker is in Laguna Beach, California, in Orange County. Marker can be reached from Gaviota Drive near Anita Street. This marker is only visible from the beach. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 992 Gaviota Drive, Laguna Beach CA 92651, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. White House Restaurant Building (approx. 0.6 miles away); (The Laguna Greeter) (approx. 0.6 miles away); Historic Moss Point (approx. 0.9 miles away); Irvine Bowl (approx. one mile away); This Big Saw (approx. 1˝ miles away); Dana Point (approx. 4˝ miles away); Crystal Cove Historic District (approx. 4˝ miles away); Mixocetus Baleen Whale (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Laguna Beach.
 
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Redwood Surfboard and Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Barry Swackhamer
2. Redwood Surfboard and Marker
Redwood Surfboard and Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Barry Swackhamer
3. Redwood Surfboard and Marker
The early days of California surfing. image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Unknown
4. The early days of California surfing.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 20, 2022. It was originally submitted on July 20, 2022, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 94 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 20, 2022, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.

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