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November 15, 2017

Walk the Historic Cannery Row in Monterey

Monterey, being located along the Pacific, has a storied maritime history, which is impressed upon to this day. With its rich sea life, Monterey Bay was at one time a major fishery that specialized in the catch of sardines.  The 1800s saw a sardine boom and the current area around Fisherman’s Wharf was teeming with fishing trawlers dropping their catch at a collective of sardine canning factories. About Historic Cannery Row in Monterey Historic Cannery Row, which was until January 1...