?Miike Maru'

?Miike Maru' (HMWC3)

Location: Seattle, WA 98101 King County
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Country: United States of America
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N 47° 36.402', W 122° 20.478'

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Historical Point of Interest

At this site on August 31, 1896, the Nippon Yusen Kaisha Steamer ?Miike Maru' arrived with her cargo of tea. This was the first regularly scheduled steamer service between the Orient and Seattle and marked the birth of Seattle as an international port

Erected National Maritime Day - 1968
HM NumberHMWC3
Year Placed1968
Placed ByYukon Club & Propeller Club – Port of Seattle
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Date Added Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 8:18am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 549508 N 5272798
Decimal Degrees47.60670000, -122.34130000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 47° 36.402', W 122° 20.478'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds47° 36' 24.12" N, 122° 20' 28.68" W
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Area Code(s)206, 425, 360
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1339-1399 Alaskan Way, Seattle WA 98101, US
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