California Historic Landmarks

Entrance of the San Carlos Into San Francisco Bay

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View of Aquatic Park with San Francisco Bay in the background
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Landmark Number: 236
Location: Aquatic Park near the intersection of Beach and Larkin Streets, San Francisco, San Francisco County
Marker Plaque: Official State Plaque


A plaque in Aquatic Parks marks the entrance of the San Carlos into San Francisco Bay on August 5, 1775. The San Carlos was the first ship to enter San Francisco Bay.

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