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

Rogers Hotel

1350 N. Main Street

 

1879

 
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By Barry Swackhamer, April 7, 2016
1. Rogers Hotel Marker
Inscription. For 80 years, the corner across the street was a hotel. From its opening in 1879, the Rogers Hotel did a brisk business, partly because it also served as a stagecoach stop. The hotel changed owners and names several times before it was razed for a bank.
 
Erected by Walnut Creek Historical Society. (Marker Number 134.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Walnut Creek Heritage Walk marker series.
 
Location. 37° 53.902′ N, 122° 3.626′ W. Marker is in Walnut Creek, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street and Duncan Street, on the left when traveling north on North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1351 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. Downtown Traffic (a few steps from this marker); Site of Rogers Hotel (a few steps from this marker); Stow Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Bridge over Walnut Creek (within shouting distance of this marker); San Ramon Valley Bank (within shouting
Rogers Hotel Marker (detail) image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer
2. Rogers Hotel Marker (detail)
distance of this marker); First National Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Bradley Bros. Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); Judge Duncan's Courtroom (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.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Rogers Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, April 7, 2016
3. Rogers Hotel Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 13, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 165 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 13, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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