— The Founding Father of Gastown —John Deighton was born in Hull, England. He was an adventurer, river boat pilot and captain, but best known for his "gassy" monologues as a saloonkeeper. His Deighton House Hotel, erected here on the first subdivided lot, burned in the Great Fire of June 13, 1886.
|Series||This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series|
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|Date Added||Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 3:05am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10U E 492413 N 5458960|
|Decimal Degrees||49.28335000, -123.10431667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 49° 17.001', W 123° 6.259'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||49° 17' 0.06" N, 123° 6' 15.54" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2 Water St, Vancouver BC 31709, CA|
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