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Image for The Ainsworths' Portable Sawmill - 108 Mile House, BCview gallery

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersThe Ainsworths' Portable Sawmill - 108 Mile House, BC

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Originally a roadhouse serving prospectors and settlers of the Cariboo, the first building on the 108 Mile Heritage Site was constructed in 1967.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/29/2019

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage Markers1892 Bunkhouse - 108 Mile House, BC

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The 108 Mile House Heritage Site now has over a dozen heritage buildings on site, dating from 1867 to 1941.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/29/2019

last visited: never

Image for To The Goldfields! - Lac La Hache, BCview gallery

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersTo The Goldfields! - Lac La Hache, BC

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About 26 kilometres north of Lac La Hache is this Province of BC Stop of Interest sign, still pointing the way to the Cariboo Goldfields.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/29/2019

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersThe Chasm - BC

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Beautiful canyon on a BC back road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gypsie2

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/9/2010

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryOld Clinton Cemetery - Clinton, British Columbia

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The Old Cemetery in Clinton is just off the Cariboo Hwy./97 Hwy. and Old Cemetery Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/31/2019

last visited: never

Image for B.X. - Cache Creek, BCview gallery

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersB.X. - Cache Creek, BC

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This heritage marker about the B.X. stage coaches is located on Highway 97 about 6 miles north of Cache Creek, British Columbia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/12/2013

last visited: 9/6/2016

Image for British Columbia Railway Depot - 75 Years - Williams Lake, BCview gallery

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Commercial CommemorationsBritish Columbia Railway Depot - 75 Years - Williams Lake, BC

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Down by the railway tracks (where else?) one will find the former Canadian National Depot, now the Station House Gallery & Gift Shop.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/25/2019

last visited: never

Image for History of the Simpcw people in the North Thompson - Clearwater, British Columbiaview gallery

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Signs of HistoryHistory of the Simpcw people in the North Thompson - Clearwater, British Columbia

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The Raft River Park and viewing platform is at the end of Raft River Road off Hwy. 5/Southern Yellowhead Hwy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: never

Image for Overlanders of 1862 - Louis Creek, BCview gallery

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersOverlanders of 1862 - Louis Creek, BC

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North from Kamloops on Highway 5, the Yellowhead Highway, one comes to the little hamlet of Louis Creek.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/7/2019

last visited: never

Image for I.O.O.F. Hall - Ashcroft, BCview gallery

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersI.O.O.F. Hall - Ashcroft, BC

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On the northwest corner of 4th Avenue and Brink Street, this was, for many years, the home of the Ashcroft chapter of the I.O.O.F., the Oddfellows,

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/24/2019

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersZion United Church - Ashcroft, BC

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Built just one year after the first church in Ashcroft, this was initially a Presbyterian church which also served the Methodists for several years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/24/2019

last visited: never

Image for Ashcroft Museum and Archives - Ashcroft, BCview gallery

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersAshcroft Museum and Archives - Ashcroft, BC

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One of the better small town museums in southern BC, the Ashcroft Museum's home is a historic brick building, built in 1917.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/26/2019

last visited: never

Image for St. Alban’s the Martyr Anglican Church - Ashcroft, BCview gallery

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSt. Alban’s the Martyr Anglican Church - Ashcroft, BC

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The first church to be built in the Village of Ashcroft, St. Alban’s the Martyr remains as active as ever.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/24/2019

last visited: never

Image for Ashcroft Manor — Ashcroft, BCview gallery

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersAshcroft Manor — Ashcroft, BC

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Dating back to the Cariboo Wagon Road of the 1860s, the Ashcroft Manor is a ranch. The manor house was destroyed by fire in 1943, but the road house survives.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/7/2015

last visited: never

Image for Steamboat Saga — Kamloops Lake, BCview gallery

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSteamboat Saga — Kamloops Lake, BC

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Today as people drive quickly along British Columbia's highway few know that in the last half of the 19th century riverboats were a very common way to travel many of the rivers and lakes of the Interior.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/7/2015

last visited: never

Image for Canadian Northern Pacific's Last Spike - Ashcroft, BCview gallery

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersCanadian Northern Pacific's Last Spike - Ashcroft, BC

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The Canadian Northern Pacific Last Spike heritage plaque is located in a pull-out on the east side of the Trans-Canada Highway approximately 15 km south of Ashcroft and 19.5 km north of Spences Bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/24/2019

last visited: never

Image for FERRYMAN AND POET GEORGE LONEY - Kamloops, BCview gallery

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Signs of HistoryFERRYMAN AND POET GEORGE LONEY - Kamloops, BC

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Spirit Square, at the junction of Yew Street and Mackenzie Avenue, has an interesting history lesson, spread out over about 15 bronze plaques encircling a large open area of concrete and tile. They cover a wide array of local subjects.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/2/2014

last visited: never

Image for IRRIGATION - Kamloops, BCview gallery

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Signs of HistoryIRRIGATION - Kamloops, BC

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Spirit Square, at the junction of Yew Street and Mackenzie Avenue, has an interesting history lesson, spread out over about 15 bronze plaques encircling a large open area of concrete and tile. They cover a wide array of local subjects.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/2/2014

last visited: never

Image for ERNEST BROCKLEHURST - Kamloops, BCview gallery

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Signs of HistoryERNEST BROCKLEHURST - Kamloops, BC

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Spirit Square, at the junction of Yew Street and Mackenzie Avenue, has an interesting history lesson, spread out over about 15 bronze plaques encircling a large open area of concrete and tile. They cover a wide array of local subjects.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/2/2014

last visited: never

Image for Tranquille Sanatorium - Kamloops, BCview gallery

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Signs of HistoryTranquille Sanatorium - Kamloops, BC

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Spirit Square, at the junction of Yew Street and Mackenzie Avenue, has an interesting history lesson, spread out over about 15 bronze plaques encircling a large open area of concrete and tile. They cover a wide array of local subjects.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/2/2014

last visited: never

Image for Land Ownership - Kamloops, BCview gallery

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Signs of HistoryLand Ownership - Kamloops, BC

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Spirit Square, at the junction of Yew Street and Mackenzie Avenue, has an interesting history lesson, spread out over about 15 bronze plaques encircling a large open area of concrete and tile. They cover a wide array of local subjects.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/2/2014

last visited: never

Image for FORT HOUSE - Kamloops, BCview gallery

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Signs of HistoryFORT HOUSE - Kamloops, BC

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Spirit Square, at the junction of Yew Street and Mackenzie Avenue, has an interesting history lesson, spread out over about 15 bronze plaques encircling a large open area of concrete and tile. They cover a wide array of local subjects.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/2/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryMining - Kamloops, BC

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Spirit Square, at the junction of Yew Street and Mackenzie Avenue, has an interesting history lesson, spread out over about 15 bronze plaques encircling a large open area of concrete and tile. They cover a wide array of local subjects.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/2/2014

last visited: never

Image for BC FRUITLANDS - Kamloops, BCview gallery

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Signs of HistoryBC FRUITLANDS - Kamloops, BC

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Spirit Square, at the junction of Yew Street and Mackenzie Avenue, has an interesting history lesson, spread out over about 15 bronze plaques encircling a large open area of concrete and tile. They cover a wide array of local subjects.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/2/2014

last visited: never

Image for Fur Traders - Kamloops, BCview gallery

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Signs of HistoryFur Traders - Kamloops, BC

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Spirit Square, at the junction of Yew Street and Mackenzie Avenue, has an interesting history lesson, spread out over about 15 bronze plaques encircling a large open area of concrete and tile. They cover a wide array of local subjects.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/2/2014

last visited: never

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