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Pellier Historical Park

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Address: At the corner of Terraine and West James, San Jose, CA
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A park dedicated to the founder of California's prune industry.

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NOT MUCH TO SEE AT THE PARK...

other than the statue of Thomas Fallon. The park itself is very small and the history on the statue is more interesting than the park.

2 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 October 2016
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Murrieta, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

other than the statue of Thomas Fallon. The park itself is very small and the history on the statue is more interesting than the park.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

In the early 1850s, Louis Pellier, a San Jose orchardist, successfully bring-in prune from France, a great boom on fruit industry for Santa Clara valley. I only see a statue for this, not aware of this is a "historical park".

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2004

I suspect it's rather a joke that someone put Pellier Park on the map. It's a collection of heritage fruit trees that were preserved--that's the good part--but were shuttled around by the city until they landed in a strip of land where two major arteries intersect. The bad part is that you're taking your life in your hand to cross... More 

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