Croll's Bar
1400 Webster, Alameda
(Plaque missing)
Geno Fambrini
Additional Info : Alameda Boxing History

"CROLL'S BAR"

100 YEARS OLD IN MAY 1979, A BAR SINCE 1879, SURVIVOR OF A LOCOMOTIVE BOILER EXPLOSION IN 1903 AND THE GREAT EARTHQUAKE OF 1906, STILL SERVES PATRONS TODAY. THE MAHOGONY BAR, STILL IN USE, JOURNEYED AROUND THE HORN IN 1902. IN THE LATER 1890'S PROFESSIONAL BOXING AND BASEBALL WERE INITIATED IN CALIFORNIA BY JOHN CROLL SR., MAKING HIS SPORTING EMPORIUM AND HOTEL WORLD RENOWNED.

DEDICATED BY
JOAQUIN MURRIETA CHAPTER #13
E CLAMPUS VITUS
FEBRUARY 23, 1980