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California Historical Landmarks in Mendocino County

California Historical Landmark 927
Temple of Kwan Tai
45160 Albion Street
Built Sometime Between 1854 and 1883

California Historical Landmark #927: Temple of Kwan Tai
13 November 2005
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Temple of Kwan Tai

One of the oldest of California's Chinese houses of worship in continuous use, the temple may date back as far as 1854, though its documented history reaches only to 1883. The Chinese built many temples in California, but most have been destroyed, and no others remain on the North Coast.

Citation from California Office of Historic Preservation

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