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Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Norwegian explorer’s ship comes in to Seattle, 1922

Jean Sherrard took his “repeat” from the western end of Pier 70. Most of the Union Oil wharf was removed for the original 1934-36 construction of the waterfront seawall. The rest of Unocal’s waterfront facilities were removed to make way for the Seattle Art Museum’s Olympic Sculpture Park, which opened on a freezing Jan. 20, 2007.