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John West (captain)

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John West (1809 – 1888) was a Scottish inventor and businessman who emigrated to Canada, California and later Oregon where he operated a cannery and exported tuna to Great Britain. [1]

17 relations: Astoria, Oregon, Bradley State Scenic Viewpoint, Canning, Cape Horn, Donation Land Claim Act, East Coast of the United States, John West Foods, Linlithgow, Liverpool, Millwright, Oregon, Oregon State Fair, Quebec, Scotland, The Oregon Journal, Tuna, Westport, Oregon.

Astoria, Oregon

Astoria is a port city and the seat of Clatsop County, Oregon, United States.

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Bradley State Scenic Viewpoint

Bradley State Scenic Viewpoint is a state park in the U.S. state of Oregon, administered by the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department.

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Canning is a method of preserving food in which the food contents are processed and sealed in an airtight container.

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Cape Horn

Cape Horn (Cabo de Hornos) is the southernmost headland of the Tierra del Fuego archipelago of southern Chile, and is located on the small Hornos Island.

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Donation Land Claim Act

The Donation Land Claim Act of 1850, sometimes known as the Donation Land Act, was a statute enacted in late 1850 by the United States Congress.

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East Coast of the United States

The East Coast of the United States is the coastline along which the Eastern United States meets the North Atlantic Ocean.

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John West Foods

John West Foods is a United Kingdom-based seafood marketing company established in 1857, and currently owned by Thai Union Group of Thailand.

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Linlithgow (Gleann Iucha, Lithgae) is a town in West Lothian, Scotland.

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Liverpool is a city in North West England, with an estimated population of 491,500 in 2017.

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A millwright is a high precision craftsman or tradesman who installs, dismantles, repairs, reassembles, and moves machinery in factories, power plants, and construction sites.

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Oregon is a state in the Pacific Northwest region on the West Coast of the United States.

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Oregon State Fair

The Oregon State Fair is the official state fair of the U.S. state of Oregon.

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Quebec (Québec)According to the Canadian government, Québec (with the acute accent) is the official name in French and Quebec (without the accent) is the province's official name in English; the name is.

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Scotland (Alba) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain.

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The Oregon Journal

The Oregon Journal was Portland, Oregon's daily afternoon newspaper from 1902 to 1982.

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A tuna is a saltwater fish that belongs to the tribe Thunnini, a sub-grouping of the mackerel family (Scombridae).

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Westport, Oregon

Westport is an unincorporated community and census-designated place on the Columbia River in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_West_(captain)

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