Eureka in Humboldt County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The former Fairwind
Italianate Architecture - circa 1870
—Eureka Historic Landmark —
This program possible through a partnership with owners Ferguson-Winsted, Eureka Main Street, and the Eureka Heritage Society.
Erected 2006 by Eureka MainStreet, Eureka Heritage Society.
Location. 40° 48.249′ N, 124° 10.154′ W. Marker is in Eureka, California, in Humboldt County. Marker is on 2nd Street west of D Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 223 1/2 2nd Street, Eureka CA 95501, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Eagle House (within shouting distance of this marker); Metropole Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Eureka Business College (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); C.W. Long Building (about 500 feet away); Clarke Memorial Museum (about 500 feet away); The Cousins Building (about 600 feet away); Needs/Williams Building (about 600 feet away); Italianate Architecture (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eureka.
Also see . . . This 1870s saloon has a red-light past and a rosy future. The Times-Standard's article (3/1/2006) on the former Fairwind (Submitted on November 17, 2012.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 17, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 293 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 17, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.