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Carlsbad in San Diego County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

The Magee House

 
 
The Magee House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 27, 2016
1. The Magee House Marker
Inscription.
Samuel Church Smith, one of the original founders of Carlsbad, built this house in 1887. Sold to Alexander Shipley in 1896, it remained his family home until 1974 when it was bequeathed to the City by his daughter Florence Shipley Magee.

 
Erected by The Carlsbad Historical Society.
 
Location. 33° 9.646′ N, 117° 21.254′ W. Marker is in Carlsbad, California, in San Diego County. Marker is on Beech Street near Carlsbad Boulevard, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 258 Beech Street, Carlsbad CA 92008, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Twin Inns Gazebo (within shouting distance of this marker); Relocating the Gazebo (within shouting distance of this marker); Heritage Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The Twin Inns Granary (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Michael's By-the-Sea Episcopal Church (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Capt. John A. Frazier (about 700 feet away); Carlsbad by the Sea Retirement Community (approx. 0.2 miles away); Twin Inns (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlsbad.
 
Regarding The Magee House.
The Magee House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 27, 2016
2. The Magee House and Marker
The marker is to the left of the entrance.
The Magee House is the home of the Carlsbad Historical Society.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 29, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 29, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 146 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 29, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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