Tag Archives: Ruins

Missions pt. 2 – Soledad

Next on the list from my trips to see the missions in Central California was La Soledad, near the town of the same name. Back of the restored church with the classic Camino Real bell Unfortunately, due to the materials … Continue reading

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Mission San Antonio – Off the Beaten Path

Again sorry for delay, you’ll see why with this gigantic post. I was working in southern Monterey County last year and was able to check out the mission outside of town before heading home one week. Mission San Antonio is … Continue reading

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Dry Folsom Lake With Artifacts

Please send your thoughts and prayers to the northern california communities threatened by the dam crisis. Back in fall of 2015 I went out to the ┬áhistoric town of Mormon Island that was flooded by Folsom Lake. Due to the … Continue reading

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Alum Rock Park – Former Mineral Springs

I was working in the East San Jose area in the spring and summer of last year and the big outdoor destination other than Mt. Hamilton is Alum Rock Park. A former mineral spring area, it is now a (rather … Continue reading

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