Gilroy in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1976 by E Clampus Vitus, Mountain Charlie Chapter No. 1850.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1828.
Location. 37° 2.817′ N, 121° 39.178′ W. Marker is in Gilroy, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker can be reached from Watsonville Road, on the right when traveling south. This marker is on the grounds of the Kirgin Cellars Winery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11550 Watsonville Road, Gilroy CA 95020, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, Ohlone Buildings (approx. 1.1 miles away); Rock Art (approx. 1.1 miles away); School Days (approx. 1.1 miles away); A journey of a Lifetime (approx. 1.2 miles away); Food Processing (approx. 1.2 miles away); Chitactac-Adams Heritage County Park (approx. 1.2 miles away); Uvas Creek (approx. 1.2 miles away); Arrival of the Spanish (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gilroy.
Also see . . . Kirigin Cellars. Winery homepage. Founded in 1916, Kirigin Cellars is one of California’s oldest wineries. (Submitted on April 2, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 14, 2022. It was originally submitted on April 2, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 968 times since then and 78 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 2, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. 3. submitted on May 12, 2022, by Joseph Alvarado of Livermore, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.