McCord House and Shop

McCord House and Shop (HM21MI)

Location: Baker City, OR 97814 Baker County
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Country: United States of America
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N 44° 46.686', W 117° 49.734'

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Baker City Historic District

—Established 1874 —

"McCord's Corner" contributed much to Baker City history.
S. (Syrenus) B. McCord was the first mayor of Baker City. City residents elected him to four terms, and he also served several terms as county treasurer.
In 1873, McCord built the dwelling on this property. While he was mayor, he established a water system for Baker City, and had the first line installed to his house.
S.B. and his wife, Angeline, had 12 children, several of whom figured prominently in Baker County history. The shop was built in 1917 by one of S.B.'s sons, Nelson McCord. Originally it was a mechanic's shop. Nelson later operated a grocery store in the building.
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HM NumberHM21MI
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Placed ByHistoric Baker City, Inc
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 11th, 2017 at 4:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11T E 434418 N 4958634
Decimal Degrees44.77810000, -117.82890000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 46.686', W 117° 49.734'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 46' 41.16" N, 117° 49' 44.04" W
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Area Code(s)541
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2080 Resort St, Baker City OR 97814, US
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