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Ferndale in Humboldt County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Old Firemen's Pavilion

 
 
Old Firemen's Pavilion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 28, 2013
1. Old Firemen's Pavilion Marker
Inscription. Built in 1922, and constructed mainly of old growth redwood by volunteers of the Ferndale Community. Fire destroyed the kitchen in 1963. Rebuilt in 1990-1993 through contributions and community efforts. It has served our community well throughout the years.

Dedicated February 12, 1994 by the Native Sons of the Golden West
Philip D. Wong, Grand President
 
Erected 1994 by Native Sons of the Golden West.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 40° 34.426′ N, 124° 15.944′ W. Marker is in Ferndale, California, in Humboldt County. Marker can be reached from Berding Street east of Francis Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ferndale CA 95536, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Joseph C. Oeschger Field (within shouting distance of this marker); Ferndale Masonic Hall (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Danish Hall (about 700 feet away); "The Danish Hall" (about 700 feet away); "The Victorian Inn" (about 700 feet away);
Old Firemen's Pavilion - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 28, 2013
2. Old Firemen's Pavilion - Wide View
The marker, not quite visible here, is mounted just to the left of the door, by the covered entrance.
Hotel Ivanhoe (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ferndale Palace Saloon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Our Centennial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ferndale.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Old Firemen's Pavilion (another view) image. Click for full size.
By James King, February 8, 2014
3. Old Firemen's Pavilion (another view)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 8, 2013, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 365 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 8, 2013, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.   3. submitted on February 22, 2014, by James King of San Miguel, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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