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

Bradley Bros. Shop

1372 N. Main St.

 

1916

 
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By Barry Swackhamer, April 6, 2016
1. Bradley Bros. Shop Marker
Inscription. Customers from as far as Oakland would make the drive to Guy and Ed Bradley's soda shop, particularly to watch the large electric ice cream machine displayed in the store's front window. The store also housed the town's first telephone exchange.
 
Erected by Walnut Creek Historical Society. (Marker Number 140.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Walnut Creek Heritage Walk marker series.
 
Location. 37° 53.93′ N, 122° 3.63′ W. Marker is in Walnut Creek, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is on North Main Street near Duncan Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1372 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. Stow Building (a few steps from this marker); First National Bank (a few steps from this marker); Main Street, 1921 (within shouting distance of this marker); Downtown Traffic (within shouting distance of this marker); Ramona Theatre (within shouting distance of this marker); Rogers Hotel
Bradley Bros. Shop Marker (detail) image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer
2. Bradley Bros. Shop Marker (detail)
(within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Rogers Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Valley Mercantile (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Walnut Creek.
 
More about this marker. This marker is a part of the Walnut Creek Heritage Walk.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Bradley Bros. Shop Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, April 6, 2016
3. Bradley Bros. Shop Marker
Not two additional markers in the background.
 
 
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 136 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 12, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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