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British Columbia Heritage MarkersParks Siding School - Fruitvale, British Columbia

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This little one room schoolhouse is displayed along Highway 3B, about 4 miles north east of Fruitvale.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/22/2017

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersBrisco Schoolhouse - Invermere, BC

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A great little indoor and outdoor museum, the Windermere Valley Museum has an impressive collection representing the history of the Windermere Valley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/22/2017

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersGolden Sikhs - Golden, BC

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Placed at a viewpoint along the appropriately named Golden View Road, this is one of the newest British Columbia Stop of Interest signs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 5/4/2017

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersJames Sinclair - Radium Hot Springs, BC

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At a large viewpoint looking over the Columbia River Valley is this British Columbia Stop of Interest marker recognizing James Sinclair.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 5/4/2017

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSalmon! — Delta, BC

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The First Nations of British Columbia long used salmon as an important source of food. When Europeans arrived in the 1830s they began exporting salmon around the Pacific Ocean. By the 1870s canned salmon was being exported around the world.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 4/17/2017

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersA Dream Fulfilled -- BC Hwy 3A, near Wynndel BC CAN

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An offical green historical marker plaque in a highway pull-out explains the history of land reclamation efforts here

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/9/2017

last visited: 12/20/2016

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersRoedde House — Vancouver, BC

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The Roedde House was purchased by the City of Vancouver and developed into a heritage park. This sign gives a brief precis of how it came to be.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/24/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersRock Creek Gold Rush - Rock Creek, BC

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In a small park beside Rock Creek on the western edge of the town of Rock Creek one will find a pair of historical markers related to the Rock Creek Gold Rush of 1858.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/20/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersRock Creek Gold Rush - Rock Creek, BC

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Standing on the east bank of Rock Creek on the western edge of the village of Rock Creek, this heritage marker relates a bit of the story of the Rock Creek gold rush, which was touched off in 1858.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/20/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSt. Andrew's Wesley Church - Vancouver, BC

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St. Andrew's Wesley Church is located in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The church was designed by Twizell and Twizell and is constructed from Nelson Island BC granite and Haddington Island BC stone.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 5/3/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersKnights of Pythias Lodge #23 - Trail, BC

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Though their present meeting place was built in 1922, the Trail Lodge of the Knights of Pythias was instituted in 1897.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 4/22/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersTadanac Community - Trail, BC

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The Community of Tadanac was built by Cominco, owner of the lead-zinc smelter adjacent to the community, primarily to house the company's managers, engineers, and other well-to-do citizens of Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 4/19/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersDrill Hall - Rossland, BC

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Built just after the start of the 20th century, this was, for many years, Rossland's military drill hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 4/19/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersEngineer's Mule Road to Similkameen — Hope, BC

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In the 1850s gold fever struck along the Fraser River and in the Boundary country near Rock Creek. The problem was how to keep the gold on British soil not go through American held lands. The answer: build a mule road across the mountains.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/25/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersCPR Railway Station - Salmon Arm, BC

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Being built in 1913 makes this one of the older surviving railway stations in this neck of the woods.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/10/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSalmon Arm Court House - Salmon Arm, BC

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No longer in use as the Provincial Court, the present courthouse is now three blocks east of this building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/10/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersMunicipal Hall - Salmon Arm, BC

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Salmon Arm's Municipal Hall was the first of three government buildings to be erected on this corner, all built by local builder William Reader.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/10/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersEnderby Drill Hall - Enderby, BC

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Built in 1914, at the outbreak of World War I, the drill hall was used during both World Wars and continues in use today in a non military role.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/2/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersPost Office - Salmon Arm, BC

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Built in 1937, this brick and stone building served as the Salmon Arm Post Office until 1974, then as the town library, and finally as an Art Gallery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/2/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersImmaculate Conception Mission - Kelowna, BC

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Mounted on a large boulder inside the entrance of Father Pandosy Mission, this sign recalls the founding and history of the oldest Catholic Mission in the British Columbia Interior.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/16/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersPackinghouse Row - Penticton, BC

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At the corner of Lakeshore Drive and Martin Street, this is part of the collection of heritage markers along the Okanagan Lake waterfront.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/14/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersThe Incola Hotel - Penticton, BC

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This is another of several heritage markers which have been installed along the waterfront of Okanagan Lake in Penticton.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/14/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersThe Government Wharf - Penticton, BC

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This is one of several heritage markers which have been installed along the waterfront of Okanagan Lake in Penticton.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/14/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSite of Saint Saviour’s Anglican Church - Penticton, BC

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Better known as Saint Savior's Anglican Church Cemetery, within is a marker placed by the City of Penticton which relates a history of the cemetery and the church which once stood in its northeast corner.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/6/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersRock Oven - Penticton, BC

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This is one of several heritage markers which have been installed around the S.S. Sicamous Heritage Site and Museum on the waterfront of Okanagan Lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 12/26/2015

last visited: never

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