San Francisco in San Francisco City and County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Piers 1½, 3 & 5
Erected by Port of San Francisco.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels. A significant historical year for this entry is 2005.
Location. 37° 47.839′ N, 122° 23.73′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County. Marker is on The Embarcadero near Washington Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The River Lines (a few steps from this marker); Herb Caen Way (a few steps from this marker); Pier 1, Working Waterfront: Design and Construction (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Embarcadero Freeway (about 300 feet away); Ferry Boats (about 400 feet away); Pier 1, Working Waterfront: Ferry Service (about 400 feet away); Captain Leidesdorff (about 500 feet away); Pier 1, Working Waterfront: The 1934 Strike (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Francisco.
More about this marker. This marker is located in the public promenade entrance way to Pier 1 1/2.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 6, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 369 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 6, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.