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Ocean Shores in Grays Harbor County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
 

Captain Robert Gray

 
 
Lone Tree / Captain Robert Gray Marker image. Click for full size.
By Shirley A Stirling, May 7, 2018
1. Lone Tree / Captain Robert Gray Marker
Inscription.
Tradition links this tree
with the name of
Captain Robert Gray
who on May 7th 1792, entered
this harbor in his ship Columbia.
This tablet was erected in his honor by
Robert Gray Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
May 7th 1911
The site was donated by Mr. A. O. Damon
Lower Marker
The historic tree was destroyed by erosion from ocean currents Nov. 19, 1951.
 
Erected 1911 by Robert Gray Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 46° 57.123′ N, 124° 7.897′ W. Marker is in Ocean Shores, Washington, in Grays Harbor County. Marker can be reached from Catalo Avenue Southeast. Touch for map. On the grounds of Coastal Interpretive Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1033 Catalo Avenue Southeast, Ocean Shores WA 98569, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Chehalis (approx. 4.1 miles away).
 
Categories. Exploration
 
Captain Robert Gray Marker image. Click for full size.
By Shirley A Stirling, May 7, 2018
2. Captain Robert Gray Marker
Re-inactment image. Click for full size.
By Shirley A Stirling, May 7, 2018
3. Re-inactment
Robert Gray Chapter NSDAR members with marker image. Click for full size.
By Shirley A Stirling, May 7, 2018
4. Robert Gray Chapter NSDAR members with marker
Re-inactment image. Click for full size.
By Shirley A Stirling, May 7, 2018
5. Re-inactment
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 29, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 7, 2018, by Shirley A Stirling of Lacey, Washington. This page has been viewed 82 times since then. Last updated on May 29, 2018, by Shirley A Stirling of Lacey, Washington. Photos:   1. submitted on May 7, 2018, by Shirley A Stirling of Lacey, Washington.   2, 3. submitted on May 28, 2018, by Shirley A Stirling of Lacey, Washington.   4. submitted on May 7, 2018, by Shirley A Stirling of Lacey, Washington.   5. submitted on May 28, 2018, by Shirley A Stirling of Lacey, Washington. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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