Santa Clara in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Santa Clara Mission
Third Site 1781 – 1818
—Point of Historical Interest —
The adobe structure was damaged by an earthquake in 1818 and a fourth church was built where the current Mission now stands.
The Women’s Club Adobe at 3260 The Alameda is a remnant of the third Mission Complex.
By the Historical and Landmarks Commission
James Barcells, Chairman ∙ Richard Barcells ∙ Dorothy Burton ∙ Dominic Condensa ∙ Dora Cuadra ∙ Ethel Lewis ∙ Dorothy Miller
Erected 1981 by Santa Clara City Council, Historical and Landmarks Commission.
Location. 37° 21.123′ N, 121° 56.264′ W. Marker is in Santa Clara, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is on El Camino Real near Palm Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located at the Palm Drive entrance to the University of Santa Clara. Marker is at or near this postal address: 262 El Camino Real, Santa Clara CA 95050, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other Santa Clara Depot (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Santa Clara Depot (about 600 feet away); Santa Clara Tower (about 600 feet away); The Santa Clara Interlocking Control Tower (about 600 feet away); Santa Clara Women’s Club Adobe (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mission Santa Clara (approx. 0.2 miles away); Senator Franck House Site (approx. 0.4 miles away); Frederick C. Franck, Jr., Residence (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Clara.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Information on the First, Second and Current Site, and the Santa Clara Women's Club Adobe.
Also see . . . History of Mission Santa Clara de Asis. (Submitted on November 9, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 9, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,630 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 9, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 6. submitted on November 10, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.