Spreckels in Monterey County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Spreckels Historic District
Location. 36° 37.253′ N, 121° 38.596′ W. Marker is in Spreckels, California, in Monterey County. Marker is on Harris Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4 Harris Road, Spreckels CA 93962, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Spreckels Sugar Beet Factory (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hill Town Ferry (approx. 1.6 miles away); Site of the First Salinas Library (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Sargent House (approx. 4 miles away); The Steinbeck House Bataan Park (approx. 4 miles away); The Oldest Home in Salinas (approx. 4.1 miles away); Southern Pacific Caboose # 726 (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Spreckels.
Also see . . . Spreckels, California - Wikipedia. Spreckels is one of the best-preserved company towns in the United States. It was built to house workers for the Spreckels Sugar Company plant which operated there from 1899 until 1982, named after its founder "Sugar King" Claus Spreckels. (Submitted on March 4, 2013, 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 4, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 367 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 4, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.