Category Archives: Balboa

John Vonderlin: What Happened to the Power House?

From: John Vonderlin Email John (benloudman@sbcglobal.net) Hi June, This ad from the January 3, 1906 issue of “The Call,” would seem to indicate that Shore Acres, the first subdivision in Balboa City, was sold out in 28 days. The ad … Continue reading

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John Vonderlin: 1906: More about the Big Power House at Balboa on Half Moon Bay

Story from John Vonderlin Email John (benloudman@sbcglobal.net) Hi June,   This is a Balboa-related article from the January 28th, 1906 issue of the “Call.” Enjoy. John    WORK IS COMMENCED ON BIG POWER-HOUSE Ocean Shore Railway Begins Construction of Its Mammoth … Continue reading

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