"Albion - Peace & Quiet in a Dramatic Setting!" Albion by CelticSu

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1st Logging Operation on the Mendocino Coast

Not much more than a hamlet, Albion began with a man and his saw mill. A sea captain, William Richardson from England, started the first saw mill on the Mendocino coast (but not the last!) in 1853.

Charming little Village

Albion consists of a handful of homes overlooking the Albion River & the Albion River Bridge (which was constructed with wood salvaged during WWII), several stores, a post office, a volunteer fire station, and a commercial fishing operation.

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  • Pros:Isolated, peaceful, no city-type ammenities
  • Cons:No city-type ammenities, isolated
  • In a nutshell:Absolutely gorgeous with friendly people
  • Last visit to Albion: Dec 2008
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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