#455:  Don Fernando Pacheco Adobe

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Contra Costa Horseman's Association, 3119 Grant St - State plaque located at NE corner of Grant and Solano Way, Concord





Private Plaque


Photo 4 is of the spot where the missing state plaque once was. (4/14) Site and plaque are on private property but can be seen from nearby park. Access limited to hours of operation.

From the Guidebook:

One-quarter mile north of this spot is the site of the adobe house constructed in 1843 by Don Fernando Pacheco. Reconstructed in 1941, it is preserved as a memento of the historic past of Contra Costa County.

From the plaque:

Don Fernando Pacheco Adobe

Erected 1844, Restored 1941 by Contra Costa Horsemans Association

©2009 David Schmitt