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Mukilteo in Snohomish County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
 

Landing Site of Capt. George Vancouver

 
 
Landing Site of Capt. George Vancouver Marker image. Click for full size.
By Pat Filippone, May 29, 2015
1. Landing Site of Capt. George Vancouver Marker
Inscription. On May 30, 1792 Captain Vancouver and his party anchored off this point and came ashore the following morning. Commissioned by the British to survey the N.W. Coast of America, they named this area Rose Point for the many wild roses that grew here.
 
Erected 1999 by Washington State Society Daughters of the American Colonists.
 
Location. 47° 56.923′ N, 122° 18.374′ W. Marker is in Mukilteo, Washington, in Snohomish County. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mukilteo WA 98275, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mukilteo Light Station (a few steps from this marker); Early Explorers (within shouting distance of this marker); Ken Griffey Jr. (approx. 5 miles away); Humble House (approx. 9.1 miles away); Alderwood Manor Heritage Cottage (approx. 9.1 miles away); Wickers Building (approx. 9.1 miles away); Interurban Trolley (approx. 9.2 miles away); The Olympic Mountains (approx. 10.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mukilteo.
 
Categories. ExplorationWaterways & Vessels
 
Landing Site of Capt. George Vancouver Marker image. Click for full size.
By Pat Filippone, May 29, 2015
2. Landing Site of Capt. George Vancouver Marker
Landing Site of Capt. George Vancouver Marker image. Click for full size.
By Pat Filippone, May 29, 2015
3. Landing Site of Capt. George Vancouver Marker
Landing Site of Capt. George Vancouver Marker image. Click for full size.
By Pat Filippone, May 29, 2015
4. Landing Site of Capt. George Vancouver Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Pat Filippone of Stockton, California. This page has been viewed 193 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Pat Filippone of Stockton, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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