OLDEST - - Brick, Stone & Mortar Building in Southern California - San Gabriel, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2
N 34° 05.802 W 118° 06.390
11S E 397930 N 3773430
Quick Description: The building in question is Mission San Gabriel Arcangel...founded in 1771.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 2/9/2016 3:32:44 PM
Waymark Code: WMQDE3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni
Views: 3

Long Description:
A plaque on the facade of the Mission reads:

"San Gabriel Mission

Founded September 8, 1771

This marks the oldest building in
Southern California of brick, stone
and mortar built 1791-1805, completed
and dedicated.

This tablet was erected by the
Alhambra-San Gabriel Chapter
National Society
Daughters of the American Revolution
August 26, 1968."
Type of documentation of superlative status: Plaque at the site

Location of coordinates: plaque at entrance to Mission

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