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Outside Lands Podcast Episode 210: Ocean House

The roadhouse that catered to sports at Lake Merced from the 1850s to the 1880s.
Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast - Feb 4, 2017

Outside Lands Podcast Episode 210: Ocean House Outside Lands Podcast Episode 210: Ocean House

(above) Ocean House, circa 1875

Ocean House, near north end of Lake Merced in the area of Middlefield and Eucalyptus (burned in 1882). Present site of Lowell High School

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