Los Gatos in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1950 by California Centennial Commission, Los Gatos Lions Club and Los Gatos Chapter DAR. (Marker Number 443.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 37° 8.888′ N, 121° 58.458′ W. Marker is in Los Gatos, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is on Old Santa Cruz Highway just north of Mountain Charlie Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Los Gatos CA 95033, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mountain Charlie Road (approx. 0.7 miles away); Mountain Charlies Cabin (approx. one mile away); Mountain Charlie Bear Fight (approx. 1.7 miles away); Mountain Charlie Big Tree (approx. 2.3 miles away); Charles Martin Winery Glenwood (approx. 2.9 miles away); Burrell School (approx. 2.9 miles away); Lexington Reservoir County Park (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Los Gatos.
Regarding Patchen. This plaque was restored by the Los Gatos DAR in 1968.
Also see . . . Patchen - History. Patchen, California is one of five "Ghost Towns of the Santa Cruz Mountains" which grew and flourished during the last half of the nineteenth century. (Submitted on March 13, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 13, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 428 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 13, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.