1812 - 1873Dr. Forbes Barclay left Scotland in 1839 for Fort Vancouver (Washington) where he became chief physician for Hudson's Bay Company. He moved to Oregon City in 1850 where he practiced medicine for many years. He was one of Oregon City's early mayors, councilman for 9 years, coroner for 18 years, and superintendent of the first public school for 15 years.
|Series||This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series|
|Placed By||Susannah Lee Barlow Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 5:39am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10T E 530909 N 5022735|
|Decimal Degrees||45.35745000, -122.60536667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 45° 21.447', W 122° 36.322'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||45° 21' 26.82" N, 122° 36' 19.32" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 719-799 Center St, Oregon City OR 97045, US|
|Alternative Maps||Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap|
Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.