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Port Gamble in Kitsap County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
 

Fire Hall

 
 
Fire Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, December 30, 2012
1. Fire Hall Marker
Inscription. The fire hall building, its origin uncertain, was apparently installed or moved between the Masonic Lodge and the Community Hall between 1929 and 1956. The mill workers acted as a volunteer fire department for the mill and town. The building was converted to a commercial use in 2001.
 
Location. 47° 51.335′ N, 122° 35.05′ W. Marker is in Port Gamble, Washington, in Kitsap County. Marker is on North Rainier Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Gamble WA 98364, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Franklin Lodge No. 5 (a few steps from this marker); Community Hall / Post Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Port Gamble General Store & Office (within shouting distance of this marker); New York House (within shouting distance of this marker); WM. Walker - E.G. Ames House (within shouting distance of this marker); Clarence R. & Lulu (Hovey) Cranmer House (within shouting distance of this marker); Morrill S. Pope House (within shouting distance of this marker); M.S. Drew House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Gamble.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Fire Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, December 30, 2012
2. Fire Hall Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 18, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. This page has been viewed 90 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 18, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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