Santa Clara in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Santa Clara Mission
Third Site 1781 – 1818
— Point of Historical Interest —
The adobe structure was damaged by an earthquake in 1818 and a fourth church was built where the current Mission now stands.
The Women’s Club Adobe at 3260 The Alameda is a remnant of the third Mission Complex.
By the Historical and Landmarks Commission
James Barcells, Chairman ∙ Richard Barcells ∙ Dorothy Burton ∙ Dominic Condensa ∙ Dora Cuadra ∙ Ethel Lewis ∙ Dorothy Miller
Erected 1981 by Santa Clara City Council, Historical and Landmarks Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1777.
Location. 37° 21.123′ N, 121° 56.264′ W. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 262 El Camino Real, Santa Clara CA 95050, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Santa Clara Depot (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Santa Clara Depot (about 600 feet away); Santa Clara Tower (about 600 feet away); The Santa Clara Interlocking Control Tower (about 600 feet away); Santa Clara Women’s Club Adobe (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mission Santa Clara (approx. 0.2 miles away); Senator Franck House Site (approx. 0.4 miles away); Frederick C. Franck, Jr., Residence (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Clara.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Information on the First, Second and Current Site, and the Santa Clara Women's Club Adobe.
Also see . . . History of Mission Santa Clara de Asis. (Submitted on November 9, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 9, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,809 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 9, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. 6. submitted on November 10, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.