Photo Challenge: Where in Milpitas?

Test your knowledge of Milpitas by guessing where this decorative block is located.

This carved image of a bird resting on a tree branch is one of several similar decorative blocks that adorn a large commercial complex in a busy area of Milpitas.

In addition to the bird, other decorative blocks on the building celebrate nature with images of leaves and branches. The decorative blocks measure approximately 12-by-12-inches each and can be seen by visitors at all major entryways into the building.

Do you recognize this decorative block? Can you tell us what building it is a part of and where it is located? Post your guess in the comments area below.

If you’re the first person with the complete correct answer, you may win a $10 gift card to a local business. And, more importantly, you can claim bragging rights that you’re this week’s expert in Milpitas trivia.

Game on!

Congratulations to Where in Milpitas? Mystery Photo challenge winner . Howeler was the first to correctly guess that the well-worn structured pictured was part of the chimney at the historic José Higuera Adobe House at Higuera Adobe Park on Wessex Place off North Park Victoria Drive.

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Isa July 19, 2012 at 03:38 AM
I think it might be part of the outside wall of the U.S. Post Office on South Abel Street.
Rob Klindt July 19, 2012 at 06:51 AM
Lots of good guesses. One more clue: the decorative blocks can be seen in a popular shopping center at the crossroads of two major boulevards. ;)
David July 19, 2012 at 10:33 AM
Marina Grocery Store in N. Milpitas blvd. Haha!
David July 19, 2012 at 10:40 AM
Beresford Square shopping area with Marina Grocery, CVS, etc. So Easy! The support columns facing the parking lot.
Corinne Speckert July 19, 2012 at 08:16 PM
Congratulations, David! You guessed correctly. I'll send you an email asking for your address so we can send your Starbucks gift card to you! Congrats again!!


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