Former Site of the Temecula Livery Stable - Temecula, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 33° 29.605 W 117° 08.940
11S E 486158 N 3705998
Quick Description: One of many historical markers in old town Temecula.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 2/22/2021 11:15:05 AM
Waymark Code: WM13VF0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:
The plaque says, "Built by Hugh McConville around 1890. In 1909, the 50 X 100 foot building was called the palace livery stable, with Frank Hall as proprietor. There were 25 stalls containing "Stylish and Speedy Rigs" and two automobiles with twenty-horsepower engines. For a time, the town's only switchboard was located here. The building was badly damaged in a woodstove explosion and razed in 1912."
Group that erected the marker: Temecula Historical Society

Address of where the marker is located. Approximate if necessary:
Temecula, CA


URL of a web site with more information about the history mentioned on the sign: Not listed

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