Hollister in San Benito County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Hollister Train Service
Jointly dedicated April 25, 1992 by
Monterey Viejo Chapter 1846 • Platrix Chapter No. 2
E Clampus Vitus
Erected 1992 by Monterey Viejo Chapter 1846 and Platrix Chapter No. 2 of E Clampus Vitus.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list. A significant historical date for this entry is April 25, 1781.
Location. 36° 51.089′ N, 121° 23.963′ W. Marker is in Hollister, California, in San Benito County. Marker is on Fifth Street east of Sally Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for mapTouch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Clyde "Wino Willie" Forkner, Jr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); San Benito County Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); State Theatre (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of San Justo Ranch Home (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cottage Corners (approx. 1.2 miles away); Site of the Tres Pinos Hotel (approx. 6 miles away); 19th Hole Rendevous (approx. 6.2 miles away); Vineyard School (approx. 6˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hollister.
More about this marker. The marker is mounted on a monument in front of the former Hollister Train Station.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 24, 2010, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 1,415 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 24, 2010, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. 5. submitted on May 12, 2011. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.