San Leandro in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
An American Water Landmark
Significant in the history of public water supply
American Water Works Association
Erected by East Bay Municipal Utility District.
Location. 37° 43.794′ N, 122° 7.238′ W. Marker is in San Leandro, California, in Alameda County. Marker can be reached from Estudillo Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1799 Estudillo Avenue, San Leandro CA 94577, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other Transporting the Water (a few steps from this marker); To Build a Dam (a few steps from this marker); Of Fins and Flippers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Taming the Waters’ Flow (about 600 feet away); Yem-Po: Chinese Labor Camp (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tunnel No. 1 Control Shaft (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Zoo, a Monkey, and a Mansion Here Too! (approx. 0.2 miles away); Filtration Basins (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Leandro.
More about this marker. The one mile Lake Chabot Historical Walk begins at the parking lot at the end of Estudillo Avenue. This marker is about one mile from the beginning of the trail.
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Man-Made Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 13, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 317 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 13, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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