The stair at 6th Ave West and Highland is the oldest extant public stair in the City.

At the time it was built the population of Queen Anne Hill was about 10,000. Today the population is around 40,000.

For more than a hundred years this set of stairs has seen it all.

 

NUMBER OF LANDINGS
Two

NUMBER OF STAIRS
33

LOCATION:
6th Ave. West just north of West Highland Drive

PART OF CHAIN:
Not part of a Chain

DATE BUILT
1905

STAIR TYPE:
CIP Concrete

DID YOU KNOW:
All of the wide public stairs are on the south side of Queen Anne Hill. The wide stairs tend to be the oldest and were likely designed with more consideration for aesthetics and for more people to use at the same time.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




Return to Go The Map The Great Ones Types of Stairs Community Downloads Here! To the Links! Biography