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The Lincoln Hotel 1913

 
 
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By Denise Boose, August 7, 2016
1. The Lincoln Hotel 1913 Marker
Inscription. This four-story, steel-framed building features distincitive architectural treatment. Conveyed through a red clay tile roof and decorative white glazed ceramic tile on the facade. It was used initially as a wine business on the first floor with a hotel above. The building features a flat roof with a slightly stepped parapet and concrete pediment cast with the date of construction. A lion's head was originally on the parapet, but fell during a 1986 earthquake, and was quickly taken by passerby.
 
Erected by Gaslamp Quarter Association, Gaslamp Quarter Historical Foundation, San Diego Historical Society,. (Marker Number 60.)
 
Location. 32° 42.654′ N, 117° 9.616′ W. Marker is in San Diego, California, in San Diego County. Marker is on Fifth Avenue north of Island Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 534 Fifth Avenue, San Diego CA 92101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Lewis Brick Block (a few steps from this marker); Yamada Building, 1869 (within shouting distance of this marker); Montijo Building 1881 (within shouting distance of this marker); Callan Hotel 1878
The Lincoln Hotel 1913 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, August 7, 2016
2. The Lincoln Hotel 1913 Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Timkin Building, 1894 (within shouting distance of this marker); Chinese Laundry, 1923 (within shouting distance of this marker); Bum - San Diego’s Official Town Dog / Greyfriars Bobby (within shouting distance of this marker); Pacifica Hotel, 1910 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Diego.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
The Lincoln Hotel 1913 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, August 7, 2016
3. The Lincoln Hotel 1913 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 29, 2017, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 29, 2017, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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