Captain George Vancouver Monument

Captain George Vancouver Monument (HM5D6)

Location: Vancouver, WA 07920 Clark County
Country: United States of America

N 45° 37.307', W 122° 40.434'

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Boat of Discovery

[Panel 1]:
Captain George Vancouver Monument
October 31, 1792
Lt. William Broughton
Named This Area
For His Captain

Dedicated
October 31, 1992

[Panel 2]:
Boat of Discovery

"?The real story of George Vancouver and other explorers of the Pacific Northwest is not in one great voyage. It is in the hundreds of lesser voyages made by the small boats, thoroughness and unfailing courage with which these tasks were carried out through the long years of exploration of the Great River of the West, the Columbia River."
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HM NumberHM5D6
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Year Placed1992
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 6:05pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 525422 N 5052078
Decimal Degrees45.62178333, -122.67390000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 45° 37.307', W 122° 40.434'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds45° 37' 18.42" N, 122° 40' 26.04" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)908, 973
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 178-188 SE Columbia Way, Vancouver WA 07920, US
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