Rock Doves all in a row

WEST JUNEAU WEEKLY PICTURE Rock Doves all in a row In the background: Gastineau Channel – Juneau Harbor, the South Franklin Street waterfront, and Mt. Roberts. The powerlines with the visible insulators haven’t been used by the power company since July 10, 1983 after the 1982 West Juneau Substation was converted to 69KV. This section … Continue reading "Rock Doves all in a row"

Sapphire Princess

WEST JUNEAU WEEKLY PICTURE Princess Cruises’ Sapphire Princess in the Juneau Harbor AJ (Mine) Steam Power Plant Building on the left and Mt. Roberts in the background. Picture by David Kent, 9:09 p.m. ADT, July 29, 2008, © 2011

Evergreen Bowl – Cope Park

WEST JUNEAU WEEKLY PICTURE Evergreen Bowl – Cope Park The old – circa 1908? (now demolished) 8th Street Reservoir is at the bottom left; 7th Street and Chicken Ridge are on the middle left; the Andrew P. Hope Building and part of West Willoughby Avenue are at the far upper left; part of the Casey-Shattuck … Continue reading "Evergreen Bowl – Cope Park"