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

Pickett Bridge

 
 
Pickett Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L. Koenig, March 20, 2012
1. Pickett Bridge Marker
Inscription.  First built in 1857 as a Military Bridge by Captain George E. Pickett
 
Erected by Chief Whatcom Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Bridges & Viaducts.
 
Location. 48° 45.32′ N, 122° 28.88′ W. Marker is in Bellingham, Washington, in Whatcom County. Marker is on DuPont Street, on the right when traveling south. 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. Washington State's Oldest Brick Building (approx. ¼ mile away); Old Telegraph Road (approx. 2 miles away); The Legacy of Byron Elmendorf (approx. 2.4 miles away); It Takes A Community (approx. 2.4 miles away); Fairhaven Canning Company (approx. 2.4 miles away); Samuel Longhorne Clemens (Mark Twain) (approx. 2.6 miles away); Counterfeiters' Hide Out (approx. 2.6 miles away); Town Pillory (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bellingham.
 
Pickett Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L. Koenig, March 28, 2012
2. Pickett Bridge Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 27, 2012, by Keith L. Koenig of Bellingham, Washington. This page has been viewed 574 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on March 27, 2012, by Keith L. Koenig of Bellingham, Washington.   2. submitted on April 5, 2012, by Keith L. Koenig of Bellingham, Washington. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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