Fanno

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Augustus Fanno Farmhouse
... The Augustus Fanno Farmhouse was the home of Augustus Fanno, one of the first European American settlers in what became Washington County in the U.S ... Born in Maine in 1804, Fanno lived in Missouri as a young adult and in 1846 moved to Oregon with his first wife, Martha, and son ... After Martha died in childbirth in Linn City in the Willamette Valley, Fanno and his son settled a 640-acre (2.6 km2) donation land claim 12 miles (19 km) to the northwest on a small tributary of the ...
Fanno Creek - Watershed
... Draining 31.7 square miles (82.1 km2), Fanno Creek receives water from Portland's West Hills, Sexton Mountain in Beaverton, and Bull Mountain near Tigard ... Oswego in Clackamas County, near the headwaters of Ball Creek, a Fanno Creek tributary ... The slopes at the headwaters of Fanno Creek consist mainly of Columbia River Basalt exposed in ravines but otherwise covered by up to 25 feet (8 m) of wind-deposited silt ...
Fanno Creek - Parks
... Fanno Creek passes through or near 14 parks in several jurisdictions. 14 miles (23 km) from the mouth, and the Fanno Creek Natural Area, 7 acres (2.8 ha) north of the creek about 12 miles (19 km) from the mouth ... Recreation District (THPRD) manages seven Fanno Creek parks in Beaverton and unincorporated Washington County ...
Gino Girolamo Fanno
... Gino Girolamo Fanno (November 18, 1882 - March 23, 1962) was an Italian mechanical engineer who developed the Fanno flow model ... Fanno studied in a technical institute in Venice and graduated with very high grades as a mechanical engineer ... Fanno was not as lucky as his brother, who was able to get into academia ...
Fanno Creek
... Fanno Creek is a 15-mile (24 km) tributary of the Tualatin River in the U.S ... The first settler of European descent, Augustus Fanno, for whom the creek is named, arrived in the mid-19th century ... Fanno Farmhouse, the restored family home, is a Century Farm on the National Register of Historic Places and is one of 14 urban parks in a narrow corridor along the creek ...