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What’s The Deal With: Fairhaven’s opium den?

A hotbed of iniquity at the Amtrak station

A marker near the Amtrak station in Fairhaven provides few details about a possible opium den in 1904.
A marker near the Amtrak station in Fairhaven provides few details about a possible opium den in 1904. (Julia Lerner/Cascadia Daily News)
By Julia Lerner Staff Reporter
Fairhaven’s scandalous and sordid past is forever entombed in the concrete of Harris Avenue, w
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