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Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Structural Shop, Near State Highway 37, Vallejo, Solano County, CA

Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Structural Shop, Near State Highway 37, Vallejo, Solano County, CA

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Significance: Mare Island was established by Commander (later Admiral) David Glasgow Farragut as the first Naval base in California. Building No. 51 was a prime example of an industrial building constructed by the U.S. Navy in the 19th Century.
Survey number: HAER CA-3-A
Building/structure dates: ca. 1854 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1979 Demolished
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 75002103

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Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Powerll, Abraham, Jr
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Farragut, David Glasgow
See, T.J.J.
Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Department of the Navy, sponsor
Charles Hall Page & Associates, contractor
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