Structures / Mount Davidson Cross
The cross was the world’s tallest at the time of its construction (it is ranked 15th tallest today).
The Mount Davidson Cross is a 103-foot tall structure constructed of reinforced concrete located on Mount Davidson, the highest natural point in San Francisco.
- San Francisco Landmark (1998)
- President Roosevelt in Washington, D.C pressed a gold telegraph that lit twelve floodlights located in the surrounding trees illuminating the cross before a crowd estimated at over 50,000.
- The cross was featured in the 1971 film Dirty Harry starring Clint Eastwood.