Monthly Archives: July 2013

Downtown Felton: 1961

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Felton: 1946

This 1946 aerial view of Felton was donated by the wonderful folks at Felton Fire District. Thanks Bob! 

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Felton History: 1920’s Metcalf’s Cash Store

This store is now a private home on E. Zayante Rd.

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Railroad: 1908 Amazing Photo

This is an amazing, 1908 photo. I’ve never seen one with the train traveling through Felton on the old tracks. Photo taken from up Felton Empire Rd. I am most grateful to Andrea Woolfolk for this wonderful photo. Thanks Andrea!

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Baseball: Felton 1886

The last paragraph of an article from the Surf dated March 9, 1886 reads (I’m not kidding): Felton Fagots A match game of baseball was played Sunday afternoon between the Stars and Red Stockings of Felton. The Stars “skunked” the … Continue reading

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Felton Businesses: 1982 Costella’s Chalet

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Vintage Photo: 1890’s Gushee St.

Street in foreground now called Gushee St. I believe the old maps show it as Cooper St. Courtesy of the Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History (MAH).

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