Near Jenner in Sonoma County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Fort Ross Cove
The three other Russian-American Company ships built at Fort Ross were brigs, Ruldakov, Volga, and Kiakhta. The shipyard was abandoned by 1825, but the Company continued to build smaller boats. An artists reconstruction shows the cove in 1820 when the Buldakov was launched.
Erected by California State Parks.
Location. 38° 30.769′ N, 123° 14.593′ W. Marker is near Jenner, California, in Sonoma County. Marker can be reached from Coast Highway (State Highway 1) near Fort Ross Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 19005, Jenner CA 95450, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Ross Defenses (about 300 feet away, measured in The Russian Cemetery (about 400 feet away); Sandy Beach Cove (about 500 feet away); Fort Ross (about 600 feet away); The Native Alaskan Village (about 600 feet away); The Russian Village Site - Sloboda (about 800 feet away); The Call Family Residence (approx. 0.2 miles away); California's First Windmill (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jenner.
More about this marker. This marker is located at Fort Ross State Park.
Also see . . . Historic Pomona Shipwreck: March 17, 1908. California State Parks' page for the Pomona shipwreck, including several photos. (Submitted on July 17, 2015.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 17, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 188 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 17, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.