Salvation Army's Seattle Beginnings - Seattle, WA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2
N 47° 36.059 W 122° 20.010
10T E 550099 N 5272167
Quick Description: This marker cites the location of The Salvation Army's Seattle Beginnings in 1887.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 7/16/2011 6:32:16 PM
Waymark Code: WMC261
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lazyCachers
Views: 4

Long Description:
A plaque in Seattle's Occidental Park is embedded in the pavement near the Tsonqua totem...and reads:

"ON THIS SITE
THE SALVATION ARMY
COMMENCED WORK IN SEATTLE
JUNE 5, 1887"

Unfortunately there is no information at the site indicating who placed the plaque.
Address:
Occidental Park
Seattle, WA USA


Salvation Army Territory: Western

Phone number: Not listed

Website: Not listed

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