Lynch & Roberts Store - Redmond, OR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 44° 16.409 W 121° 10.461
10T E 645696 N 4903869
Quick Description: The Lynch & Roberts Store is located at 403-405 SW 6th St.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 6/28/2006 2:33:42 PM
Waymark Code: WMFWN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 12

Long Description:

Sign is located on the northeast corner of the building.


Marker Name: Lynch & Roberts Store
Marker Text: Business partners M.A. Lynch and J.R. Roberts built this store in 1917 to house their general merchandise business. In 1923, in order to accommodate their growing business, the partners added a matching wing to the south. Plans had been originally made to add a second story to the structure, but engineers found this was not feasible. This building was also home of the Redmond Potato Show, forerunner to the Deschutes County Fair
Built: 1917-23
This Heritage Walk plaque has been provided courtesy of the Redmond Historical Commission with the assistance of the Deschutes County Landmarks Commission.

Historic Topic: Modern Age 1900 to date

Group Responsible for placement: City Government

Marker Type: City

Region: Central Oregon

County: Deschutes

State of Oregon Historical Marker "Beaver Board": Not listed

Web link to additional information: Not listed

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