Walnut Creek in Contra Costa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
— 1871 —
Erected by Walnut Creek Historical Society. (Marker Number 118.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the California - Walnut Creek Heritage Walk series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1871.
Location. 37° 53.759′ N, 122° 3.681′ W. Marker is in Walnut Creek, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is at the intersection of Locust Street and Olympic Boulevard, on the right when traveling north on Locust Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1192 Locust Street, Walnut Creek CA 94596, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Walnut Creek Grammar School (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Broadway Shopping Center (about 400 feet St. Mary's Catholic Church (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named St. Mary's Catholic Church (about 400 feet away); Kirsch Home (about 400 feet away); Dole House (about 400 feet away); Walnut Creek and Mt. Diablo Central Hotel (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Walnut Creek.
More about this marker. This marker is a part of the Walnut Creek Heritage Walk.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 8, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 237 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 8, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.