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

Gordon House

 
 
Gordon House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 12, 2013
1. Gordon House Marker
Inscription. Built in the early 1850’s of lumber brought from Australia. One of the early ‘milled lumber’ houses in California.
 
Erected by Monterey History & Art Association.
 
Location. 36° 35.881′ N, 121° 53.841′ W. Marker is in Monterey, California, in Monterey County. Marker is at the intersection of Pierce Street and King Street, on the left when traveling north on Pierce Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 526 Pierce Street, Monterey CA 93940, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chaplain Walter Colton, U.S.N., 1787-1851 (within shouting distance of this marker); Colton Hall – Site of California’s Original Constitution (within shouting distance of this marker); The Great Seal of the State of California (within shouting distance of this marker); Colton Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Monterey History Time Line (within shouting distance of this marker); Moon Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); Alvarado Adobe (within shouting distance of this marker); Casa de la Torre (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Monterey.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Gordon House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 12, 2013
2. Gordon House and Marker
The Gordon House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 12, 2013
3. The Gordon House
Ketchham House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 12, 2013
4. Ketchham House
The Ketcham House is located to the right of the Gordon House. The sign reads:

Ketcham House
City Attorney’s Office
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 15, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 230 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 15, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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