Victoria in Capital, British Columbia — Canada’s West Coast (North America)
Capt. James Cook, R.N.
Erected 1976 by Environmental Enhancement Foundation.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Exploration. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1778.
Location. 48° 25.301′ N, 123° 22.135′ W. Marker is in Victoria, British Columbia, in Capital. Marker is on Government Street. the monument to Capt. Cook is opposite the Empress Hotel. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 780 Government Street, Victoria BC V8W 1W5, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least The Parade of Ships (a few steps from this marker); Empress Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Victoria (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Tsukuba (about 90 meters away); Royal Canadian Navy (about 90 meters away); Kwakiutl Bear Pole (about 90 meters away); Emily Carr (about 120 meters away); Arbutus Tree (Arbutus menziesii) (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Victoria.
Also see . . . James Cook - Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 20, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
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