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Carquinez Pilings

Carquinez Pilings

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Ruins along the south shoreline of the Carquinez Strait - near Port Costa, California
There are thousands of these old pilings along this three mile stretch of the narrow strait.
The pilings - most of them showing signs of fire damage - once supported wharves and warehouses. This
busy center of early California commerce became obsolete after a railroad bridge was constructed near here in 1930.

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Jim & Josefina19-Feb-2011 04:13
Nice image and explanation.
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