Salty Dog Eatery - Deer Park, WA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
N 47° 56.830 W 117° 28.624
11T E 464376 N 5310538
Quick Description: We almost missed this one, just noticed what it was when getting back into the car.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 11/9/2013 6:41:26 PM
Waymark Code: WMJEY7
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Farkle 7
Views: 0

Long Description:
We stopped to waymark "The Salty Dog" and were about to leave when we noticed the shape of the building and the corrugated steel sheathing. So, we went back in to inquire. At this point we must add that the "Salty Dog" has both a very friendly and a very knowledgeable cashier. This is what she related to us:

The building was built during WW II by either the Army or the Air Force at the Deer Park Airport and used by the Air Force during the war. After the war it sat empty for some years, then was bought, dismantled, and rebuilt at its present location in Deer Park, which is at the northwest corner of the "H" Street and Main Street intersection. It is now the Salty Dog Eatery. The inside is all wood, looks like pine - real homey looking.
False stone front wall and storage lean-to on the rear.

Hut Type: Utility Building - "Elephant Hut"

Year of fabrication (if known): ca 1942

Is the Quonset Hut currently in use?: Yes

Physical Address:
718 South Main Street
Deer Park, WA USA

Visit Instructions:
To log a Visit, please make every effort to supply an image of yourself at the site. The standard GPS photo may be used as well, or even just an image that you took when you visited the location. If you do not have the option to provide an image, please provide a detailed description of your visit so we can form a 'mental image'
Search for... Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Quonset Huts
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log User Rating  
BK-Hunters visited Salty Dog Eatery - Deer Park, WA 1/19/2014 BK-Hunters visited it