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

First Firehouse Site - 1892

 
 
First Firehouse Site - 1892 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, September 11, 2018
1. First Firehouse Site - 1892 Marker
Inscription. Coronado Historical Landmark
First Firehouse Site - 1892
 
Erected 1974 by Coronado Historical Association.
 
Location. 32° 41.905′ N, 117° 10.384′ W. Marker is in Coronado, California, in San Diego County. Marker is on Orange Avenue south of 1st Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The building is now a restaurant called Mexican Village Cocina y Cantina. Marker is at or near this postal address: 126 Orange Avenue, Coronado CA 92118, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Coronado Ferryboat Terminal (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Centennial Park (about 300 feet away); Birthplace of Naval Aviation (about 600 feet away); The Stockdale Tribute (approx. 0.6 miles away); San Diego-Coronado Bay Bridge (approx. 0.6 miles away); Sacred Heart Church - 1920 (approx. 0.6 miles away); James B. Stockdale (approx. 0.6 miles away); Balboa Park (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Coronado.
 
Also see . . .  California Digital Collection: Take a historical tour. Coronado Eagle and Journal, Number 5, 29 January 1987 (Submitted on September 11, 2018, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
First Firehouse Site - 1892 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, September 11, 2018
2. First Firehouse Site - 1892 Marker
First Firehouse Site - 1892 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, September 11, 2018
3. First Firehouse Site - 1892 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 11, 2018, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 54 times since then and 6 times this year. Last updated on October 28, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 11, 2018, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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