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Washington Historical MarkersInterurban Trolley — Lynnwood, WA

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Car 55 served the Seattle-Everett Traction Company from 1910 until 1939. It then became a dinner, a ticket office, and a storage shed. Today it is restored and a part of Lynnwood's Heritage Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: Washington

date approved: 3/25/2012

last visited: 9/2/2011

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Washington Historical MarkersWinthrop Washington

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Located at the corner of Riverside Ave. and Bridge St. next to the Information Center in Winthrop, Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team2002

location: Washington

date approved: 3/25/2012

last visited: 3/1/2012

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Washington Historical MarkersConcrete Historic Byway — Concrete, WA

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In order to lure passing motorists the City of Concrete created the Concrete Historic Byway. Following the original route of the North Cascades Highway, this is the community's main street. At the western end it is by the silos that remain.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: Washington

date approved: 1/18/2012

last visited: 11/21/2013

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Washington Historical MarkersRuby - Washington State Marker

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Washington State Marker for Ruby, WA, a town that no longer exists

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Prying Pandora

location: Washington

date approved: 10/3/2011

last visited: 9/17/2011

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Washington Historical MarkersRuby

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Ruby - Queen City of the Okanogan County silver boom

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Prying Pandora

location: Washington

date approved: 10/3/2011

last visited: 9/17/2011

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Washington Historical MarkersBlack River Junction Landing, Tukwila, WA

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This marker can be accessed on the trail that circles Fort Dent Park and Starfire Sports Complex.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Washington

date approved: 7/26/2011

last visited: 4/26/2014

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Washington Historical MarkersFort Dent, Tukwila, WA

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This historical marker can be found in the Fort Dent Park, in Tukwila, WA (part of the Starfire Sports Complex).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Washington

date approved: 7/26/2011

last visited: 9/15/2012

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Washington Historical MarkersFoster Landing at Foster Homestead, Tukwila, WA

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This marker records the approximate site of the Foster Homestead and Foster (boat) Landing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Washington

date approved: 7/26/2011

last visited: 4/27/2014

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Washington Historical MarkersJoseph Foster, Tukwila, WA

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There is a memorial plaque attached to a historic tree, at this location.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Washington

date approved: 7/26/2011

last visited: 4/26/2014

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Washington Historical MarkersSite of Yesler's Pavilion - Seattle, WA

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This marker is on the Lowman Building...an apartment complex located at 107 Cherry Street Seattle, WA 98104.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Washington

date approved: 7/26/2011

last visited: 12/30/2012

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Washington Historical MarkersBank of California - Seattle, WA

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This marker is located on a parking garage at 714 1st Avenue in Seattle, WA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Washington

date approved: 7/26/2011

last visited: 3/21/2011

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Washington Historical MarkersSalvation Army's Seattle Beginnings - Seattle, WA

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This marker cites the location of The Salvation Army's Seattle Beginnings in 1887.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Washington

date approved: 7/26/2011

last visited: 10/9/2014

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Washington Historical MarkersSite of Smaller Fort - Seattle, WA

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This marker is on a building adjacent to Waterfall Garden Park in Seattle, WA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Washington

date approved: 7/26/2011

last visited: 3/21/2011

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Washington Historical MarkersColonial Hotel - Seattle, WA

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This historic hotel is located at 1119 1st Avenue in Seattle, Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Washington

date approved: 4/4/2011

last visited: 1/17/2012

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Washington Historical MarkersArthur A. Denny - Seattle, WA

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This marker is located at the Henry M. Jackson Federal Building, 915 Second Avenue in Seattle, WA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Washington

date approved: 4/4/2011

last visited: 1/17/2012

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Washington Historical MarkersThe Holyhoke Building - Seattle, WA

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This building and marker are located at 1018-1022 1st Ave. in Seattle, Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Washington

date approved: 4/4/2011

last visited: 12/30/2012

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Washington Historical MarkersThomas Heinrich Petersen - Ballard, Washington

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This historical marker is located at the Hiram M. Chittenden Memorial Locks- 32nd Avenue NW and NW 54th Street in Ballard.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Washington

date approved: 4/4/2011

last visited: 10/5/2012

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Washington Historical MarkersTunnel Through Time — Bellingham, WA

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Prior to 1967 the Sehome Hill was open to cars driving to the summit look out. In 1923 to accommodate this transportation mode a short tunnel was bored through the top ridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: Washington

date approved: 11/29/2010

last visited: 11/20/2013

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Washington Historical MarkersBellingham Bay — Bellingham, WA

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While the sign begins discussing Bellingham Bay it focuses on the the disputed San Juan Islands. In the late 1840s this group of islands were disputed territory between the United States and Great Britain.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: Washington

date approved: 11/29/2010

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersZion Philadelphia United Church of Christ, Ritzville, WA

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The sign on the lawn of this old church indicates it is a Washington Heritage building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Washington

date approved: 10/10/2010

last visited: 9/15/2012

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Washington Historical MarkersUpper Falls Powerhouse, Spokane, WA

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The history of the Upper Falls Powerhouse affects the entire central business district of Spokane, WA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Washington

date approved: 10/10/2010

last visited: 12/30/2013

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Washington Historical MarkersOriginal Pumping Station, Canada Island, Washington

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This impressive little sign denotes a special award that was bestowed upon the Original Pumping Station on Canada Island, Spokane, WA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Washington

date approved: 10/10/2010

last visited: 12/30/2013

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Washington Historical MarkersThe Great Fire of 1889 Spokane WA

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The Great Fire of 1889, in Spokane WA caused an estimated $5 to $10 million in property damage, an enormous sum for the time, with one-half to two-thirds of it insured.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Washington

date approved: 10/10/2010

last visited: 9/15/2012

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Washington Historical MarkersBattle of Four Lakes, Medical Lake, WA

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This historical monument was erected in 1935.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Washington

date approved: 10/10/2010

last visited: 9/15/2012

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Washington Historical MarkersWhiskey Rock near Sprague, WA

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This sign provides the history of this area and this rock.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Washington

date approved: 10/10/2010

last visited: 5/25/2015

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