Steilacoom in Pierce County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
Two-Story Log House
—Erected 1852 —
Refuge During Indian War 1855-56
Occupied by families of Rev. J.F. Devore 1853
Abram Woolery 1854
Sherwood Bonney 1854-1856
Erected 1961 by Pierce County Pioneer & Historical Association.
Location. 47° 10.449′ N, 122° 35.914′ W. Marker is in Steilacoom, Washington, in Pierce County. Marker is at the intersection of Commercial Street (at milepost 1,800) and Main Street on Commercial Street. Touch for map. Located nearby the stage overlooking the Puget Sound. Marker is in this post office area: Steilacoom WA 98388, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Military Road (approx. 1.6 miles away); Western State Hospital Historical Cemetery, 1876-1953 (approx. 1.9 miles away); Lakewood Veterans Memorial (approx. 4 miles away); 36th Airlift Squadron Memorial (approx. 5.6 miles away); Loadmasters Memorial (approx. 5.6 miles away); POW/MIA Memorial (approx. 5.7 miles away); F-16 Fighting Falcon (approx. 5.7 miles away); Ross Memorial (approx. 6.1 miles away).
Categories. • Education • Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 27, 2010, by Beth Bowen of Lakewood, Washington. This page has been viewed 1,113 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 27, 2010, by Beth Bowen of Lakewood, Washington. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.