Fort Gunnybags

California State Historic Landmark 90

Plaque exists. Site exists. Landmark location. Landmark comments.

Plaque Photo:

#090 Fort Gunnybags
was situated on this spot.

Headquarters of the Vigilance Committee during the year 1856.

Site Photo:



S side of Sacramento between Davis and Front, San Francisco.


Nothing remains of the site. The above pictures show a painting of the fort in its prime, and the original bell that was on the roof of the fort.
As of Summer 1999, the plaque had been removed due to construction on the site.

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