Clyde Sunderland photo, 1951 1

The Grove Street Pier was a cargo handling facility at the foot of Grove Street (now MLK, Jr. Way). It was constructed 1926-1928 and survived the Port of Oakland's conversion to containers, but was eventually demolished in 1995.

1950 Sanborn excerpt. Grove St. Pier on right

Links and References

  1. This Is Your Town by Jack Burroughs Oakland Tribune January 14, 1951

HABS report on the now-demolished pier, now replaced by an expansion of the Howard Terminal

Pix that go along with the above HABS report