Clayton in Contra Costa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Clayton Post Office
During the past 140 years, the post office served from various locations in Clayton. The post office building on this site opened June 4, 2001.
Erected 2001 by Clayton Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Communications. In addition, it is included in the Postal Mail and Philately 📭 series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 4, 1771.
Location. 37° 56.426′ N, 121° 56.062′ W. Marker is in Clayton, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is on Center Street west of Marsh Creek Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6150 Center Street, Clayton CA 94517, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Eucalyptus Grove (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Clayton Club (about 300 The Growler Saloon – Goethals Building (about 300 feet away); Black Diamond Way (about 400 feet away); The Joel Clayton House (about 400 feet away); Joaquin Murrieta (about 400 feet away); Clayton (about 500 feet away); Clayton Cash Store (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clayton.
More about this marker. The marker is mounted on a knee-high stone monument just to the right of the post office entrance.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 11, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 15, 2009, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 856 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 15, 2009, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.