|The Aeneas Cannery under construction, 1945. The warehouse and conveyor are not yet built. [Pat Hathaway]|
|The conveyor crossing over Wave Street, c. 1957.|
[Robert Lewis/The History Co]
|1962 Sanborn Map showing Aeneas Cannery and its spur.|
[Architectural Resources Group, et al.]
|Aeneas Cannery (indicated with arrow), mid-1950s soon after closure. Note railroad tracks at top-left. [Pat Hathaway]|
Street Address, Geo-Coordinates & Current Status:
299-300 Cannery Row, Monterey CA
The former Aeneas Sardine warehouse at 299 Cannery Row is now the home of Adventures by the Sea commercial suites. Businesses in the structure include Papa Chevo's Taco Shop and Breezer's bikes, while the upstairs is used as the corporate office for Evans & Johnson's promotions service. The main cannery structure at 300 Cannery Row was occupied until January 2014 by Light & Motion, a company that creates advanced lighting technologies for athletes, but now is awaiting new tenants.
Citations & Credits:
- "Aeneas Sardine Packing Company Cannery". National Register of Historic Places Registration Form.
- Architectural Resources Group and Architects, Planners & Conservators, Inc. "299 Cannery Row" and "300 Cannery Row". Primary Record. State of California – The Resources Agency. Department of Parks and Recreation. In Final Cannery Row Cultural Resources Survey Report Document, Monterey, CA, 2001.