Site of the Long Wharf
1893

Site of the Port of Los Angeles; longest wooden pier extending 4,720 feet out into Santa Monica Bay. Built by Collis Huntington and Southern Pacific Railroad to serve as a deep-water port for Los Angeles.

 
 
Long Wharf looking toward Potrero Canyon  Young Family Collection

Long Wharf looking toward Potrero Canyon
Young Family Collection

 
 
Santa Monica Canyon with the Long Wharf in the distance  Young Family Collection

Santa Monica Canyon with the Long Wharf in the distance
Young Family Collection

 
 
Long Wharf – Post card  Young Family Collection

Long Wharf – Post card
Young Family Collection