“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Pend Oreille County, Washington

Clickable Map of Pend Oreille County, Washington and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Pend Oreille County, WA (4) Spokane County, WA (43) Stevens County, WA (0) Bonner County, ID (9) Boundary County, ID (18)  PendOreilleCounty(4) Pend Oreille County (4)  SpokaneCounty(43) Spokane County (43)  StevensCounty(0) Stevens County (0)  BonnerCountyIdaho(9) Bonner County (9)  BoundaryCounty(18) Boundary County (18)
Newport is the county seat for Pend Oreille County
Adjacent to Pend Oreille County, Washington
      Spokane County (43)  
      Stevens County (0)  
      Bonner County, Idaho (9)  
      Boundary County, Idaho (18)  
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1 Washington, Pend Oreille County, Cusick — Death of Paul J. Blickensderfer
In Memory of Paul J. Blickensderfer Lookout. Killed by lightning at South Baldy Ranger Station. July 12, 1925.Map (db m212416) HM
2 Washington, Pend Oreille County, Ione — The Box Canyon Dam Viewpoint
You are looking at Box Canyon Dam, which is owned and operated by the Pend Oreille Public Utility District. The project was built in 1955. There are four generators in the project that generate 60MW of electricity. This is enough electricity to . . . Map (db m197110) HM
3 Washington, Pend Oreille County, Ione — The I&WNRR
Only a few high-powered steamboats were able to make it through the rocks and rapids of Box Canyon until the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers completed blasting and clearing rock to widen and deepen the channel. Before 1907, most passengers and freight . . . Map (db m197111) HM
4 Washington, Pend Oreille County, Newport — Corliss Steam Engine"The Big Wheel"
Engine Data 478 Horsepower 22 in. cylinder – 42 in. stroke 120 lbs. PSI steam pressure 63,000 lbs. in weight Wheel Data 16 Ft. in diameter 100 RPM 42 in. face 20,000 lbs. in weight The . . . Map (db m73497) HM
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Jun. 9, 2023