Pomeroy Washington Downtown National Historic District

Vacant lot at 690 Main street, Pomeroy

Still a car sales lot for Farm & Home, Spring, 2021

Historic District Downtown Building Inventory

Vacant Lot (Site ID 47)

690 Main Street

This resource is currently a gravel parking lot with curb-cut at sidewalk.

According to the Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps, by 1896, a 34' x 80' structure housed a commercial business in the west half and a tailor shop in the east half. By 1922, a confectionery and soft drinks shop was in the west half, and an express and telegraph office in the east. A tractor shop occupied the structure by 1930. The building was occupied by ________________________ when it was destroyed by fire in 1965.

Description and much of the Cultural Data based on
research by Donovan & Associates

Washington's Birthday Message from February 1924, East Washingtonian

Washington's Birthday Message from February 1924, East Washingtonian

POMEROY WEATHER

Area Traffic Cameras
Alpowa Summit
Delaney (20+ miles W on Highway 12)
SE Washington Traffic Alerts

 

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66 South 7th Street
Pomeroy WA 99347

 

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