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Walnut Creek in Contra Costa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Town Hall

1501 N. Main St.

 

1907

 
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By Barry Swackhamer, April 6, 2016
1. Town Hall Marker
Inscription. Desiring a place for community meetings and events, a newly formed Town Hall Association acquired the lot at Main and Bonanza. Several years later, and with a loan from the new San Ramon Valley Bank, the group built the imposing two-story Town Hall.
 
Erected by Walnut Creek Historical Society. (Marker Number 157.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Walnut Creek Heritage Walk marker series.
 
Location. 37° 54.011′ N, 122° 3.664′ W. Marker is in Walnut Creek, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is on North Main Street near Bonanza Street, on the left. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1512 North Main Street, Walnut Creek CA 94596, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mauzy Plumbing (a few steps from this marker); Nut Bowl Fountain (within shouting distance of this marker); Leech House & Medical Clinic (within shouting distance of this marker); Women's Club of Walnut Creek Clubhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Post Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Lawrence Garage
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By Barry Swackhamer
2. Town Hall Marker (detail)
(within shouting distance of this marker); Walnut Creek Meat Market (within shouting distance of this marker); Central Fire Station (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Walnut Creek.
 
More about this marker. The site referred to by this marker is across the street. This marker is a part of the Walnut Creek Heritage Walk.
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, April 6, 2016
3. Town Hall Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 12, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 167 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 12, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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