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Martinez in Contra Costa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Capt Hewitt Home

Old Town Martinez - Home of Historic Interest

 

—405 Marina Vista —

 
Capt Hewitt Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, February 26, 2012
1. Capt Hewitt Home Marker
Inscription. Framed house shipped around the Horn from the East Coast to San Jose. Eventually barged to Martinez. Later home to several Italian fishing families

Built 1870's
 
Location. 38° 1.034′ N, 122° 8.395′ W. Marker is in Martinez, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is at the intersection of Marina Vista Avenue and Berrellessa Street, on the right when traveling west on Marina Vista Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 405 Marina Vista Avenue, Martinez CA 94553, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Original Costanza Macaroni Factory (within shouting distance of this marker); 236 Buckley (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 224 Buckley (about 400 feet away); 216 Buckley (about 400 feet away); 210 Buckley (about 500 feet away); 215 Marina Vista (about 500 feet away); 225 Buckley Street (about 500 feet away); Billeci Family Home (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Martinez.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Capt Hewitt Home and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, February 26, 2012
2. Capt Hewitt Home and Marker
The marker is visible here on the front left corner of the home.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 29, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 439 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 29, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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