San Jose in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1979 by Mountain Charlie Chapter No. 1850, E Clampus Vitus.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 37° 10.419′ N, 121° 49.46′ W. Marker is in San Jose, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is on Bertram Road near Alamitas Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located near the bridge on the south side of the creek. Marker is in this post office area: San Jose CA 95120, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hacienda Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of First Mining in California (within shouting distance of this marker); Patrick Tillman (within shouting distance of this marker); Hard Rock Miners (within shouting distance of this marker); New Almaden’s Civil War Crisis (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); New Almaden Quicksilver Mine Hacienda Mining Display (about 500 feet away); Cornish Pump (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Jose.
Also see . . . The Gold Rush Financiers. A short essay on Francois L.A. Pioche and his partner Lester L. Robinson (Submitted on March 29, 2011.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 29, 2011, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 449 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 29, 2011, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.