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Anaheim in Orange County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

North Gate of City of Anaheim

 
 
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By Michael Kindig, January 25, 2012
1. North Gate of City of Anaheim Marker
Inscription.
Anaheim Founded 1857
Location of North Gate
(Marker Number 112.)
 
Location. 33° 50.639′ N, 117° 55.011′ W. Marker is in Anaheim, California, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of South Anaheim Boulevard and West South Street, on the right when traveling south on South Anaheim Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 777 South Anaheim Boulevard, Anaheim CA 92805, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Helena Modjeska (approx. 0.3 miles away); Old Anaheim Library (approx. mile away); Mother Colony House (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Mother Colony House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Anaheim Cemetery (approx. one mile away but has been reported missing); Site of San Pedro Gate (approx. one mile away); St. Michael's Episcopal Church (approx. 1.2 miles away); Loara School Bell (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Anaheim.
 
More about this marker. This site has been designated as California Registered Historical Landmark No. 112.
 
Regarding North Gate of City of Anaheim. A wall or fence of willow
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By Michael Kindig, January 25, 2012
2. North Gate of City of Anaheim Marker
poles that took root and grew was planted around the Anaheim Colony to keep out the herds of wild cattle that roamed the surrounding country. Gates were erected at the north, east, south, and west ends of the two principal streets of the colony. The north gate, on the highway to Los Angeles, was the main entrance to the city.
 
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By Michael Kindig, January 25, 2012
3. North Gate of City of Anaheim
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 2, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 849 times since then and 48 times this year. Last updated on January 26, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 25, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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