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Cornerspotted: The Historic Butterworth Building

Yesterday, we asked you to name this historic Seattle building that started it's life as a mortuary. Todd was the first to call it, The Butterworth Building at 1921 First Ave.





Images: Seattle Municipal Archives, Joe Mabel The city's first purpose-built mortuary, building looks very different out back, where, since 1983, the former basement and stock room has been home to Kells Irish Restaurant and Pub.
· All Cornerspotter coverage [CS]
· Butterworth Building [Wiki]