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Bellingham in Whatcom County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
 

Fairhaven Canning Company

 
 
Fairhaven Canning Company Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 9, 2019
1. Fairhaven Canning Company Marker
Inscription.  The Fairhaven Canning Company was built on pilings over the water at this site in 1897, became a PAF building.
 
Erected by Bellingham Railway Museum. (Marker Number 9.)
 
Location. 48° 43.523′ N, 122° 30.429′ W. Marker is in Bellingham, Washington, in Whatcom County. Marker can be reached from 10th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bellingham WA 98225, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. It Takes A Community (within shouting distance of this marker); The Legacy of Byron Elmendorf (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Longhorne Clemens (Mark Twain) (approx. 0.4 miles away); Counterfeiters' Hide Out (approx. 0.4 miles away); Town Pillory (approx. 0.4 miles away); Charles X. Larrabee (approx. 0.4 miles away); Washington State's Oldest Brick Building (approx. 2.2 miles away); Pickett Bridge (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bellingham.
 
More about this marker. The marker is located on the South Bay Trail. From parking on 10th Street, it is simply a matter of walking out on the dock, and the marker is roughly where the trail and dock meet.
 
Also see . . .  Pacific American Fisheries (PAF) (Fairhaven History). (Submitted on October 11, 2019.)
 
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Fairhaven Canning Company Marker - wide view, looking north image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 9, 2019
2. Fairhaven Canning Company Marker - wide view, looking north
The marker is visible here mounted to one of the pilings between the two benches.
Industry & Commerce
 

More. Search the internet for Fairhaven Canning Company.
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 32 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 11, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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