Category Archives: 7528 35th Ave NE

Street-grade: ups and downs in Wedgwood

Wedgwood’s main commercial corridor is along 35th Ave NE which was first declared an arterial in 1934.  Some improvements were made at that time, including some widening and some road-grading to level out the surface and make it more passable … Continue reading

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The Ida’s Inn Beer Parlor in Wedgwood

The Ihrig family were German immigrants who ended their westward migration when they came to Seattle in 1883.   In 1852 Adam & Mary Ihrig had first settled in northern Illinois in a large German farming community.   Adam & Mary decided … Continue reading

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