Historic Bay Park

We are starting a collection of photos of the Bay Park area to share on this web site. Here are a few from the beginning of residential development. If you have photos or other memorabilia you would like to contribute, please contact Russ.

San Diego Historical SocietySome pictures are from the San Diego Historical Society.

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The Heart of Marine View Property

Promotional drawing showing Bay Park's location advantages.

1936

Map of San Diego showing directions to Bay Park Village.

1936

Drawing of the proposed Bay Park Village, a planned community development.

1936

Bay Park Village, a planned residential community.

1938

Bay Park Village sales office.

1941

Bay Park Village sales office at Goldfield Street.

1942

Overlook Heights

1943

Intersection of Napier St. and Denver St.

1944

Bay Park School from the air. Notice that Denver St. and the other streets are unpaved.

Mid-1940's

Overlook Heights

Late 1940's

Overlook Heights

1951

Looking West over the future location of Galveston St.

1952

Looking Northwest towards future Clairemont Dr. with Bay Park Elementary in the center.

1955

View of Bay Park and Hwy 101

1955

Grading Marine View Terrace From Galveston to Illion St.

1955

Grading Magdalene Way.

1957

July in the back yard of 1846 Galveston Street.

1957

July in the front of 1846 Galveston Street.

1957

Mary Magdalene Catholic Church form Galveston Street.

1957

Galveston Street looking towards USD with the Baptist Church and horse corral in the foreground.

1958

3140 Brandywine Street, looking East. The house was built in 1948.

1960

1834 Erie Street

1967

Corner of Frankfort St. and Lister St. looking East.

Built in 1888

Stough-Beckett Cottage located at 2203 Denver St.

Stough-Beckett Cottage

Side View From Milton St.

Stough-Beckett Cottage

Before Restoration.

Stough-Beckett Cottage

After Restoration.

Stough-Beckett Cottage

Rebuilt Rear Building

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