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The San Francisco Columbarium

 
 
The San Francisco Columbarium Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 12, 2006
1. The San Francisco Columbarium Marker
Inscription.
Welcome to The San Francisco Columbarium.

Built in 1898, the Columbarium is one of the last remaining cemeteries of the City and County of San Francisco. Owned and Operated since 1980 by the Neptune Society of Northern California
 
Location. 37° 46.836′ N, 122° 27.426′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County. Touch for map. The original owner was the Odd Fellows Columbarium. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Lorraine Court, San Francisco CA 94118, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. John's Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Conservatory (approx. 0.6 miles away); Former Site of Laurel Hill Cemetery (was approx. 0.6 miles away but has been reported missing. ); San Francisco Lawn Bowling Clubhouse and Greens (approx. 0.8 miles away); The First Public Children's Playground in the United States (approx. 0.9 miles away); 1545 Divisadero (approx. one mile away); Planning Golden Gate Park (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Doughboy (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Francisco.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
The San Francisco Columbarium Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 12, 2006
2. The San Francisco Columbarium Marker
The marker is on the right side of the entrance door
The San Francisco Columbarium image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 12, 2006
3. The San Francisco Columbarium
The San Francisco Columbarium-Ground Floor image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 12, 2006
4. The San Francisco Columbarium-Ground Floor
The San Francisco Columbarium-upper floors image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 12, 2006
5. The San Francisco Columbarium-upper floors
The San Francisco Columbarium-Captain Milton Russell image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 12, 2006
6. The San Francisco Columbarium-Captain Milton Russell
He died on July 2, 1908 and his ashes are in the Olympia Room, Tier 3, Niche 21-22. Captain Russell was a Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was awarded the medal for action at Stone River TN on December 29, 1862.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 5, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 190 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 5, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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