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Spear and Jackson Saws Ltd.

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34697
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1958]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.6 x 25.3 cm
Item No.
102-002
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the interior of a Spear and Jackson (B.C.) Ltd. saw manufacturers building. Machinery can be seen.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1958]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
102-002
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.6 x 25.3 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the interior of a Spear and Jackson (B.C.) Ltd. saw manufacturers building. Machinery can be seen.
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial - Factories
Tools and Equipment
Names
Spear and Jackson (BC) Limited
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby
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Spear and Jackson Ltd.

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34696
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1958]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.6 x 25.3 cm
Item No.
102-001
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the interior of a Spear and Jackson (B.C.) Ltd. saw manufacturers building. Machinery can be seen.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1958]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
102-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.6 x 25.3 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the interior of a Spear and Jackson (B.C.) Ltd. saw manufacturers building. Machinery can be seen.
Photographer
Dominion Photo Co.
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial - Factories
Tools and Equipment
Names
Spear and Jackson (BC) Limited
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Printed in front left corner of photograph, "38950 / Dominion Photo Co. / Vancouver, B.C."
Geographic Access
Burnaby
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1914
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 7.5 x 10 cm
Item No.
243-018
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Captain George A. Grant and fellow soldiers at Prince Rupert on active service in the Canadian Militia. Captain Grant is second from the left. Mr. Buxton, who ran the Post Office on Kingsway in Burnaby, is believed to be pictured here.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1914
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-018
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 7.5 x 10 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Captain George A. Grant and fellow soldiers at Prince Rupert on active service in the Canadian Militia. Captain Grant is second from the left. Mr. Buxton, who ran the Post Office on Kingsway in Burnaby, is believed to be pictured here.
Subjects
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Clothing - Military Uniforms
Names
Grant, George A.
Buxton, Mr.
Notes
Note on verso of postcard reads: "Capt. G.A.G. 2nd from left/Mr. Burton in P.O. on Kingsway with G.A.G. in Prince Rupert"
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Prince Rupert
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Falling Trees at Burnaby, BC

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto27
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[190-]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.3 x 8.3 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of three unidentified men standing in front of a very large tree stump. The man in the centre of the picture is holding an axe. Two axes are in the tree. A large two-man saw lies on the ground in front of the tree. An caption in blue ink on a separate label below the photograph reads…
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.3 x 8.3 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of three unidentified men standing in front of a very large tree stump. The man in the centre of the picture is holding an axe. Two axes are in the tree. A large two-man saw lies on the ground in front of the tree. An caption in blue ink on a separate label below the photograph reads, "Falling Trees at / Burnaby, B.C."
Subjects
Occupations - Lumberjacks
Woodworking Tools and Equipment
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Accession Code
HV971.81.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[190-]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
14-Aug-06
Scale
100
Photographer
unknown
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At Prince Rupert BC 1914

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto36297
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1914
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia postcard ; 7.5 x 13 cm
Item No.
243-017
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Captain George A. Grant and fellow soldiers at Prince Rupert on active service in the Canadian Militia. Captain Grant is out in front.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1914
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-017
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia postcard ; 7.5 x 13 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Captain George A. Grant and fellow soldiers at Prince Rupert on active service in the Canadian Militia. Captain Grant is out in front.
Subjects
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Clothing - Military Uniforms
Names
Grant, George A.
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Prince Rupert
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
February 1984
Collection/Fonds
Doreen Lawson fonds
Description Level
File
Physical Description
40 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm
Item No.
618-032
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
File consists of photographs of Johnson Terminal drivers hauling Advanced Light Rapid Transit (ALRT) rail beds from Delta, BC to Burnaby, BC. Rail beds are lowered onto trucks, driven overnight to Burnaby, and installed onto tall cement supports via cranes to create elevated guideways for the SkyT…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
February 1984
Collection/Fonds
Doreen Lawson fonds
Description Level
File
Item No.
618-032
Accession Number
2015-15
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
40 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
File consists of photographs of Johnson Terminal drivers hauling Advanced Light Rapid Transit (ALRT) rail beds from Delta, BC to Burnaby, BC. Rail beds are lowered onto trucks, driven overnight to Burnaby, and installed onto tall cement supports via cranes to create elevated guideways for the SkyTrain system.
Photographer
Lawson, Doreen A.
Subjects
Transportation - Rail
Transportation - Trucks
Construction Tools and Equipment
Notes
Transcribed title
Title transcribed from label on original slide cases
Note in blue ink on card slotted into slide pocket on slide sheet reads: "Exerpts [sic] from an all night ride from Delta to Burnaby with Johnson Terminal drivers hauling ALRT rail beds. / 1984"
Geographic Access
Burnaby
British Columbia - Delta
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Plan of Subdivision of Blocks 1,2.3,6,21 and 23 of District Lot 211

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumcartographicmaterial11111
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1911 and 1912]
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 plan : ink on waxed linen ; 60 x 52.5 cm
Scope and Content
Item consists of a "Plan of Subdivision of Blocks 1,2.3,6,21 and 23 / of District Lot 211. Group 1 N.W.D. / Burnaby Municipality"
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 plan : ink on waxed linen ; 60 x 52.5 cm
Material Details
Scale [1:1200]
Scope and Content
Item consists of a "Plan of Subdivision of Blocks 1,2.3,6,21 and 23 / of District Lot 211. Group 1 N.W.D. / Burnaby Municipality"
Creator
Hill and Burnett. BC Land Surveyors. Civil Engineers
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Maps
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Accession Code
BV984.57.4
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[between 1911 and 1912]
Media Type
Cartographic Material
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Notes
Transcribed title
Scale is measured "100 feet to one inch"
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Plan of Subdivision of Blocks 1,2,3,6,21 and 23 of District Lot 211

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumcartographicmaterial11212
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1911 and 1912]
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 plan : ink on waxed linen ; 77 x 53 cm
Scope and Content
"Plan of Subdivision of Blks 1,2.3.6.21. and 23 / of District Lot 211, Group ;1 , N.W.D./ Burnaby Municipality"
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 plan : ink on waxed linen ; 77 x 53 cm
Scope and Content
"Plan of Subdivision of Blks 1,2.3.6.21. and 23 / of District Lot 211, Group ;1 , N.W.D./ Burnaby Municipality"
Creator
Hill and Burnett. BC Land Surveyors. Civil Engineers
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Maps
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Accession Code
BV984.57.5
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[between 1911 and 1912]
Media Type
Cartographic Material
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Notes
Transcribed title
Scale is measured "100 feet to one inch"
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New Vista Society Project

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34651
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[195-]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19.7 x 25.0 cm
Item No.
080-006
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a New Vista Society housing project.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[195-]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
080-006
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19.7 x 25.0 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a New Vista Society housing project.
Photographer
Stride, Charles Edgar
Subjects
Buildings - Residences - Seniors Housing
Names
New Vista Society
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp on back of photograph reads, "Photo by The Stride Studios / 657 Columbia Street, New Westminster, BC" and "#7217"
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
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New Vista Society Project

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34652
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[195-]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.2 x 25.1 cm
Item No.
080-007
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a New Vista Society housing project.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[195-]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
080-007
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.2 x 25.1 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of a New Vista Society housing project.
Photographer
Stride, Charles Edgar
Subjects
Buildings - Residences - Apartments
Organizations
Names
New Vista Society
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp on back of photograph reads, "Photo by The Stride Studios / 657 Columbia Street, New Westminster, BC" and "#7458"
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Images
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1927
Collection/Fonds
Hill family and Vidal family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 9 x 11.5 cm
Item No.
550-197
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph is a portrait of a girl and a boy identfied as Lesley and David Hill, respectively.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1927
Collection/Fonds
Hill family and Vidal family fonds
Series
Hill family and Vidal family photographs
Description Level
Item
Item No.
550-197
Accession Number
2013-03
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 9 x 11.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph is a portrait of a girl and a boy identfied as Lesley and David Hill, respectively.
Subjects
Persons - Children
Names
Hill, David O. E. "Dave"
Durban, Lesley C. Hill
Notes
Title based on note accompanying photograph
Note in pencil on album page reads: "David and Lesley / Burnaby, BC 1927"
Note in pencil on verso reads: "Dave & Lesley / Burnaby"
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1927
Collection/Fonds
Hill family and Vidal family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 9 x 11.5 cm
Item No.
550-198
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph is a portrait of a girl and a boy identfied as Lesley and David Hill.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1927
Collection/Fonds
Hill family and Vidal family fonds
Series
Hill family and Vidal family photographs
Description Level
Item
Item No.
550-198
Accession Number
2013-03
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 9 x 11.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph is a portrait of a girl and a boy identfied as Lesley and David Hill.
Subjects
Persons - Children
Names
Hill, David O. E. "Dave"
Durban, Lesley C. Hill
Notes
Title based on note accompanying photograph
Note in pencil on album page reads: "David and Lesley / Burnaby, BC 1927"
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
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Burnaby Lake line timetable

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto993
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[before 1953]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 25.3 x 20.6 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a BC Electric Railway Burnaby Lake line timetable for Sundays, running from Vancouver to Sapperton and New Westminster. Along with the timetable, three tickets and one cash fare receipt, costing 5 cents, were also photographed. Developed in 1910, the Burnaby Lake Line ceased operati…
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 25.3 x 20.6 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a BC Electric Railway Burnaby Lake line timetable for Sundays, running from Vancouver to Sapperton and New Westminster. Along with the timetable, three tickets and one cash fare receipt, costing 5 cents, were also photographed. Developed in 1910, the Burnaby Lake Line ceased operation in 1953.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Geographic Access
Burnaby
British Columbia - Vancouver
British Columbia - New Westminster
Accession Code
HV973.41.2
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[before 1953]
Media Type
Photograph
Related Material
For an earlier donation made by the same donor in regards to BCER tram, see accession HV972.202.
Scan Resolution
300
Scan Date
15-Aug-06
Scale
100
Photographer
unknown
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
For reference, check History of Regional Transit in Vancouver, at
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British Columbia Electric Railway Company timetables

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto996
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1946 and 1973]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.4 x 25.3 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a BC Electric Railway timetable for the Lulu Island Branch, Eburne, and New Westminster Line, including a Sunday schedule and freight schedule.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.4 x 25.3 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a BC Electric Railway timetable for the Lulu Island Branch, Eburne, and New Westminster Line, including a Sunday schedule and freight schedule.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Geographic Access
Burnaby
British Columbia - Vancouver
British Columbia - Richmond
British Columbia - New Westminster
Accession Code
HV973.41.5
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[between 1946 and 1973]
Media Type
Photograph
Related Material
For an earlier donation made by the same donor in regards to BCER tram, see accession HV972.202.
Scan Resolution
300
Scan Date
15-Aug-06
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
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Empire Steam Donkey on Museum Train travelling exhibit

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto4303
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1973]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : colour : copy scan
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Empire Steam Donkey on the Museum Train travelling exhibit on display at the Central Park siding in 1973. The Empire Steam Donkey is a small steam donkey with a capstan style pulley wheel, mounted on skids.
Administrative History
This machine is owned by the BC Provincial Museum. There is also one at the UBC Demonstration Forest and another at the Forestry Museum in Duncan.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : colour : copy scan
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Empire Steam Donkey on the Museum Train travelling exhibit on display at the Central Park siding in 1973. The Empire Steam Donkey is a small steam donkey with a capstan style pulley wheel, mounted on skids.
Administrative History
This machine is owned by the BC Provincial Museum. There is also one at the UBC Demonstration Forest and another at the Forestry Museum in Duncan.
Creator
[unknown]
Other Title Information
Title based on content of photograph.
Subjects
Woodworking Tools and Equipment - Logging Machinery
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Accession Code
BV017.41.1
Date
[1973]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
05-Jun-2018
Images
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Empire Steam Donkey on Museum Train travelling exhibit

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto4304
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1973]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : colour : copy scan
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Empire Steam Donkey on the Museum Train travelling exhibit on display at the Central Park siding in 1973. The Empire Steam Donkey is a small steam donkey with a capstan style pulley wheel, mounted on skids. The photograph shows a close-up view of the capstan.
Administrative History
This machine is owned by the BC Provincial Museum. There is also one at the UBC Demonstration Forest and another at the Forestry Museum in Duncan.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : colour : copy scan
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Empire Steam Donkey on the Museum Train travelling exhibit on display at the Central Park siding in 1973. The Empire Steam Donkey is a small steam donkey with a capstan style pulley wheel, mounted on skids. The photograph shows a close-up view of the capstan.
Administrative History
This machine is owned by the BC Provincial Museum. There is also one at the UBC Demonstration Forest and another at the Forestry Museum in Duncan.
Creator
[unknown]
Other Title Information
Title based on content of photograph.
Subjects
Woodworking Tools and Equipment - Logging Machinery
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Accession Code
BV017.41.2
Date
[1973]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
05-Jun-2018
Images
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Empire Steam Donkey on Museum Train travelling exhibit

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto4305
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1973]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : colour : copy scan
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Empire Steam Donkey on the Museum Train travelling exhibit on display at the Central Park siding in 1973. The Empire Steam Donkey is a small steam donkey with a capstan style pulley wheel, mounted on skids. The photograph shows a close-up view of the small engine mounted on the si…
Administrative History
This machine is owned by the BC Provincial Museum. There is also one at the UBC Demonstration Forest and another at the Forestry Museum in Duncan.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : colour : copy scan
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Empire Steam Donkey on the Museum Train travelling exhibit on display at the Central Park siding in 1973. The Empire Steam Donkey is a small steam donkey with a capstan style pulley wheel, mounted on skids. The photograph shows a close-up view of the small engine mounted on the side of the vertical boiler.
Administrative History
This machine is owned by the BC Provincial Museum. There is also one at the UBC Demonstration Forest and another at the Forestry Museum in Duncan.
Creator
[unknown]
Other Title Information
Title based on content of photograph.
Subjects
Woodworking Tools and Equipment - Logging Machinery
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Accession Code
BV017.41.3
Date
[1973]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Images
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Charlotte and David Hill

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto82595
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1921 or 1922]
Collection/Fonds
Hill family and Vidal family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 9.5 x 15 cm
Item No.
550-161
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph is a portrait of unidentified men and women standing outside of a building. The woman third from the left in the second row is identified as Charlotte Hill holding David Hill.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1921 or 1922]
Collection/Fonds
Hill family and Vidal family fonds
Series
Hill family and Vidal family photographs
Description Level
Item
Item No.
550-161
Accession Number
2013-03
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 9.5 x 15 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph is a portrait of unidentified men and women standing outside of a building. The woman third from the left in the second row is identified as Charlotte Hill holding David Hill.
Subjects
Persons - Children
Occupations - Nurses
Names
Hill, Charlotte Elizabeth Vidal
Hill, David O. E. "Dave"
Notes
Title based on note accompanying photograph and contents of photograph
Note in pencil on album page photograph reads: "Charlotte with David / (3rd from left - 2nd row)"
Photograph stamp on verso reads: "Leonard Frank / Photographic Artist / 553 Granville St / Sey 1029 Vancouver, BC"
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1928
Collection/Fonds
Hill family and Vidal family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 8.5 x 11 cm
Item No.
550-207
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph is a portrait of a boy and a girl, identified as David and Lesley Hill, standing outdoors.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1928
Collection/Fonds
Hill family and Vidal family fonds
Series
Hill family and Vidal family photographs
Description Level
Item
Item No.
550-207
Accession Number
2013-03
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 8.5 x 11 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph is a portrait of a boy and a girl, identified as David and Lesley Hill, standing outdoors.
Subjects
Persons - Children
Names
Durban, Lesley C. Hill
Hill, David O. E. "Dave"
Notes
Title based on note accompanying photograph
Note in pencil on album page reads: "David & Lesley 1928 / Burnaby, BC"
Note in blue pen on verso reads: "David & Lesley"
Note in pencil on verso reads: "1928"
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1928 or 1929]
Collection/Fonds
Hill family and Vidal family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 8.5 x 11 cm
Item No.
550-208
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a girl identified as Lesley Hill standing at the bottom of a set of steps.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1928 or 1929]
Collection/Fonds
Hill family and Vidal family fonds
Series
Hill family and Vidal family photographs
Description Level
Item
Item No.
550-208
Accession Number
2013-03
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 8.5 x 11 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a girl identified as Lesley Hill standing at the bottom of a set of steps.
Subjects
Persons - Children
Names
Durban, Lesley C. Hill
Notes
Title based on note accompanying photograph
Note in pencil on album page reads: "David & Lesley 1928 / Burnaby, BC"
Note in blue pen on verso reads: "Lesley Burnaby 1929?"
Note in pencil on verso reads: "1928"
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1928 or 1929]
Collection/Fonds
Hill family and Vidal family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 8.5 x 11 cm
Item No.
550-209
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph is a portrait of a girl identified as Lesley Hill standing at the bottom of a set of steps.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1928 or 1929]
Collection/Fonds
Hill family and Vidal family fonds
Series
Hill family and Vidal family photographs
Description Level
Item
Item No.
550-209
Accession Number
2013-03
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 8.5 x 11 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph is a portrait of a girl identified as Lesley Hill standing at the bottom of a set of steps.
Subjects
Persons - Children
Names
Durban, Lesley C. Hill
Notes
Title based on note accompanying photograph
Note in pencil on album page reads: "David & Lesley 1928 / Burnaby, BC"
Note in black pen on verso reads: "Lesley - aged 3 yrs"
Note in pencil on verso reads: "1928"
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1930
Collection/Fonds
Hill family and Vidal family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 8.5 x 11 cm
Item No.
550-212
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph is a portrait of an infant boy and a girl sitting on the grass in front of a house.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1930
Collection/Fonds
Hill family and Vidal family fonds
Series
Hill family and Vidal family photographs
Description Level
Item
Item No.
550-212
Accession Number
2013-03
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 8.5 x 11 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph is a portrait of an infant boy and a girl sitting on the grass in front of a house.
Subjects
Persons - Children
Names
Durban, Lesley C. Hill
Hill, Gerald B. "Gerry"
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note in pencil on album page photograph reads: "Gerry & Lesley 1930 / Burnaby, BC"
Note in pencil on verso reads: "1930"
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
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Burnaby Lake Show / originals

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto91683
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1962-1995
Collection/Fonds
Doreen Lawson fonds
Description Level
File
Physical Description
71 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm
Item No.
618-001
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
File consists of photographs compiled by Doreen Lawson for a slideshow presentation about Burnaby Lake. Slideshow primarily depicts the wildlife and foliage of Burnaby Lake, including: the American coot, green-winged teal, bufflehead, heron, american bittern, barn swallow, barn owl, painted turtle,…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1962-1995
Collection/Fonds
Doreen Lawson fonds
Description Level
File
Item No.
618-001
Accession Number
2015-15
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
71 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
File consists of photographs compiled by Doreen Lawson for a slideshow presentation about Burnaby Lake. Slideshow primarily depicts the wildlife and foliage of Burnaby Lake, including: the American coot, green-winged teal, bufflehead, heron, american bittern, barn swallow, barn owl, painted turtle, muskrat, Canadian goose, beaver, wood duck, bullrushes, yellow and white waterlilies, yellow iris, and loosestrife. Also included in the slideshow are photographs of the BC Wildlife rescue and fisherman working in the Brunette River.
Photographer
Lawson, Doreen A.
Chapman, Fred
Subjects
Geographic Features - Lakes and Ponds
Animals - Birds
Animals
Geographic Features - Forests
Notes
Transcribed title
Title transcribed from sheets slides
Photographs contents are identified on many of the slide cases within the file.
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Lake Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1916 or 1917]
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 12.5 x 20 cm, mounted on heavyweight paper 13 x 20.5 cm
Item No.
243-001
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Grant family taken in a photographer's studio. In the back is Bill, the two parents are George A. in his army uniform, and Alice. The front row of children are; Heriot, Millie, Alastair, and George.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1916 or 1917]
Collection/Fonds
George Grant fonds
Description Level
Item
Item No.
243-001
Accession Number
BHS990-06
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 12.5 x 20 cm, mounted on heavyweight paper 13 x 20.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Grant family taken in a photographer's studio. In the back is Bill, the two parents are George A. in his army uniform, and Alice. The front row of children are; Heriot, Millie, Alastair, and George.
Photographer
Wiggin, Agnes
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Portraits
Names
Grant, Alastair
Grant, George
Grant, Heriot "Harry"
Grant, Millie
Grant, William "Bill"
Grant, George A.
Grant, Alice Taylor
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Photographers mark embossed on the left corner of the image reads: "Portrait by Agnes Wiggins New Westminster BC"
Some individuals have been identified with blue ink on the front of the photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
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Burnaby Police Department members

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34274
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1921
Collection/Fonds
George Jeffery fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
013-018
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Police Department members. They are posed in two rows, one row seated and one row standing. The back row begins with; Sergeant David Maxwell, Constable Jack Woolens, Constable Eddie Godwin, Constable George Jeffery, Constable Peter Kelsburg, Constable Hatt-Cook, Constable Gor…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1921
Collection/Fonds
George Jeffery fonds
Series
George Jeffery Photograph series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
013-018
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Police Department members. They are posed in two rows, one row seated and one row standing. The back row begins with; Sergeant David Maxwell, Constable Jack Woolens, Constable Eddie Godwin, Constable George Jeffery, Constable Peter Kelsburg, Constable Hatt-Cook, Constable Gordon Waddell, Constable Corbett. Seated in the front row are; the Police Commissioner, Reeve Alexander McLean, Constable Parker, Chief Constable Devitt, [Police Commissioner] Albert Armitage, and [Stuart] Jamieson. A motorcycle is parked on either side of the group, and a large spotted dog is lying in front.
Photographer
Russell
Subjects
Animals - Dogs
Public Services - Policing
Transportation - Motorcycles
Officials - Mayors and Reeves
Names
Burnaby Municipal Police
Maxwell, David
Woolens, Jack
Godwin, Eddie
Jeffery, George
Kelsberg, Peter
Waddell, Gordon
McLean, Alexander K
Devitt, W.J.
Armitage, Albert
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Imprinted in lower left corner, "Russell's Studio, New Westminster, BC"
Photograph has silvering in the dark areas
Left side of photograph is torn and missing
Identification key accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
Less detail

New Westminster District - Subdivision plans of: (1A) Blocks C and E - Lot 1, DL 25 (2A) Lot 16 of subdivision of Block 2 DL 25 (1B) Vancouver - Part of Lot 317 (2B) Lots 74 to Lot 79 of Lot 3 and part of Lot 1 and Lot 16 (3B) Coquitlam - Lot C of Lot 54 and Lot 55

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumcartographicmaterial6992
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1909-1911]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
5 plans : 4 plans : blueprint on paper + 1 plan : graphite on paper mounted on 2 sides of cardboard 76 x 102 cm
Scope and Content
Item consists of a large board of two New Westminster District subdivision plans mounted on one side and three New Westminster District subdivision plans mounted on the other side. Side A: 1. Blueprint "Plan / of the Subdivision of / Blocks C and E / Lot 1, D Lot 25, Group 1 / New Westminster Di…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
5 plans : 4 plans : blueprint on paper + 1 plan : graphite on paper mounted on 2 sides of cardboard 76 x 102 cm
Material Details
Scales [between 1:720 and 1:1200]
Scope and Content
Item consists of a large board of two New Westminster District subdivision plans mounted on one side and three New Westminster District subdivision plans mounted on the other side. Side A: 1. Blueprint "Plan / of the Subdivision of / Blocks C and E / Lot 1, D Lot 25, Group 1 / New Westminster District / Scale 100 feet = 1 in. / The Wright Investment Co. / Vancouver and Nelson, B.C." Plan includes two inset maps showing location of subdivision in Burnaby near the border of New Westminster and is signed: "Albert J. Hill, B.C.L.S., New Westminster, B.C." 2. Blueprint "Plan / of the Subdivision of / Lot 16 / of the Subdivision of / Block 2 / Lot 25, Group 1 / New Westminster District / Scale 60' = 1 " / The Wright Investment Co. / Vancouver and Nelson, B.C." Plan includes two inset mpas showing location of subdivision in Burnaby near the border of New Westminster and is signed: "Albert J. Hill, B.C.LotS., New Westminster, B.C." Side B: 1. Plan of "Sub of Pt Lot 317 Group 2" "Dick Brothers / Real Estate / Vancouver" (handwritten in graphite) Plan is stamped: "Albert J. Hill, M.A. / Civil Engineer / and / Provincial Land Surveyor, / New Westminster / B.C." Plan is bordered by "Lot 20 of H.B.Co. Lands" to the south and dated "Sept. 24/09" District Lot 317 is part of the City of Vancouver and located north of the North Arm of the Fraser River. 2. Blueprint "Plan of Lots 74 to 79 Inc. of Subdivision of / Lot 3.108.45 and Part of 1 and 16, Gr.1. N.W.D." "Hill and Burnett BC Land Surveyors / City of New Westminster". The plan is bordered by the Coquitlam Municipality, Canadian Pacific Railway, and the City of New Westminster. The Plan is signed: "R.A.C.D. del. / 28/11/1911 / Hill & Burnett B.C. Land Surveyors / City of New Westminster" 3. Blueprint Plan "L. C of / L. 54 & / L. 55 GP.1" (Coquitlam - East of North Road) "Albert J. Hill / ... B.C.L.S."
Publisher
Dick Brothers Real Estate Vancouver
The Wright Investment Co.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Maps
Names
Hill, Albert J.
Responsibility
Albert J. Hill M.A. Civil Engineer and Provincial Land Surveyor
"Hill and Burnett BC Land Surveyors
Geographic Access
Burnaby
British Columbia - Coquitlam
British Columbia - Vancouver
Accession Code
HV977.93.23
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1909-1911]
Media Type
Cartographic Material
Scan Resolution
300
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on content of plans
Digital image link published on Heritage Burnaby shows "Side A"
The term "Lot" can also refer to a "District Lot"
Images
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New Westminster District Gp 1 - Subdivision plans of: (1A) Lot 159 and portions of Lot 158 and Lot 95 (1B) Lot 91 (2B) Lot 11 in the Subdivision of Lots C, D, G in Lot 96 (3B) Lot 32 to Lot 35, Lot 149 to Lot 153, Lot 99 and 98, Lot 82 and portions of Lot 38, Lot 72 and Lot 81

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumcartographicmaterial6975
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1910]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
4 plans : blueprint ink on paper ; mounted on 2 sides of cardboard 76 cm x 102 cm
Scope and Content
Item consists of a large board of one New Westminster District Gp 1 -subdivision plan mounted on one side and three New Westminster District Gp 1 - subdivision plans mounted on the other side. Side A: Blueprint "Plan / of Subdivision / of Lot 159 / and Portions of 158 and 95 / Group One / New We…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
4 plans : blueprint ink on paper ; mounted on 2 sides of cardboard 76 cm x 102 cm
Material Details
Scales [between 1:1584 and 1:3960]
Scope and Content
Item consists of a large board of one New Westminster District Gp 1 -subdivision plan mounted on one side and three New Westminster District Gp 1 - subdivision plans mounted on the other side. Side A: Blueprint "Plan / of Subdivision / of Lot 159 / and Portions of 158 and 95 / Group One / New Westminster District" . Plan is bordered by Gilley Station - BC Electric Railway, DL 95 to the north and DL 162 to the south. Side B: 1. Blueprint "Subdivision / of / Lot 91 / Group One / New Westminster District / Compiled from Seven Plans on Record" 2. Blueprint "Plan / of Subdivision / of Lot 11 / in the Subdivision / of Lots 'C', 'D' & 'G' / Lot 96 / Group One / New Westminster District". Identifier on Map reads: "Rec'd Map 976 / Board 172" 3. 3. Blueprint plan (no title). Identifies DL 151 - Central Park, DL 32 to DL 35, DL 149 to DL 153, DL 99 and 98, DL 82 and portions of DL 38, DL 72 and DL 81
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Maps
Responsibility
Albert J. Hill M.A. Civil Engineer and Provincial Land Surveyor
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Accession Code
HV977.93.6
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1910]
Media Type
Cartographic Material
Scan Resolution
300
Scale
72
Notes
Title based on content of plans
Digital image link published on Heritage Burnaby shows "Side A"
Scale is measured in chains. (One chain equals 792 inches)
The term "Lot" can also refer to a "District Lot"
Images
Less detail

New Westminster District Gp 1 - Subdivision plans of: (1A) Lot 69 (2A) Lots 1-19, 36-53 and 69-75 inclusive in the Subdivision of Lot 30 (1B) Centre portion of Lot 28 (2B) North half of Lot 100 and South half of Lot 101

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumcartographicmaterial6983
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1900-1910]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
4 plans : blueprint ink on paper mounted on 2 sides of cardboard 76 x 102 cm
Scope and Content
Item consists of a large board of two New Westminster District Gp 1 - subdivision plans mounted on one side and two New Westminster District Gp 1 - subdivision plans mounted on the other side. Side A: 1. Blueprint "Plan of / Subdivision of Lot No. 69 / Group One / New Westminster District / Pro…
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
4 plans : blueprint ink on paper mounted on 2 sides of cardboard 76 x 102 cm
Material Details
Scales [between 1:1584 and 1:3168]
Scope and Content
Item consists of a large board of two New Westminster District Gp 1 - subdivision plans mounted on one side and two New Westminster District Gp 1 - subdivision plans mounted on the other side. Side A: 1. Blueprint "Plan of / Subdivision of Lot No. 69 / Group One / New Westminster District / Property of Ernest Buse, Esq. / Scale 3 chs = 1 in. / Map No 290". Plan is signed by "Gordon Hermon Burwell, Dom. Land Surveyor" 2. Blueprint "Plan / of Subdivision / of Lots 1-19, 36-53 and 69-75 inclusive / in the Subdivision / of / Lot 30 / Group One / New Westminster District / Scale 2 chs = 1 in. Map No 631". Plan is signed by "Jno [sic] Strathern [sic] P.L.S." Names and Lot numbers are handwritten in red pencil in sections along Douglas Road and read: "20 - F / 21 - Fitherstruhaul [sic] / 22 - J.S. Craig / 23 - McGill & Dill / 24 / 25 / 26 / 27 / 28 - School / 29 - School / 30 - D. McDownall / 31 - W.J. Troloow [sic] / 32 - N.C. Nelson / 33 - _[sic] McGill / 34 - T.S.[sic] Craig / 35" Side B: 1.Blueprint "Plan / of Subdivision / of Centre Portion / of Lot 28 / Group One / New Westminster District / Scale 200' = 1" / Map No 627". Plan is signed by "Jno Strathern / P.L.S." 2. Blueprint "Plan / of Subdivision / of N.1/2 Lot 100 and S.1/2 Lot 101, / Group One / New Westminster District, BC / Scale 4 chs = 1 in."
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Maps
Names
Hill, Albert J.
Strathern, John
Responsibility
Albert J. Hill M.A. Civil Engineer and Provincial Land Surveyor
Jno. Strathern P.L.S.
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Accession Code
HV977.93.14
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1900-1910]
Media Type
Cartographic Material
Historic Neighbourhood
Broadview (Historic Neighbourhood)
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cascade-Schou Area
West Central Valley Area
Second Street Area
Lake City Area
Scan Resolution
300
Scale
72
Notes
Title based on content of plans
Digital image link published on Heritage Burnaby shows "Side A"
Scale is measured in chains and feet. (One chain equals 792 inches)
The term "Lot" can also refer to a "District Lot”
Some plans are stamped: "Albert J. Hill, Civil Engineer / and / Provincial Land Surveyor, / New Westminster, / B.C." and intialed: "RB" [sic]
Images
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(1A) Subdivision plan of Lot 2 (2A) Subdivision plan of Lot 156 (3A) Plan Shewing Subdivision of part of Lot 156 (4A) Plan of Subdivision of Part Lot 25 (5A) Plan of Lots 89 and 90 (6A) Plan of Subdivision of Sub Lot XI, Block 11 DL 25 (1B) Plan of Lot 95 (2B) Plan of Subdivision of Block "F" in the Subdivision of Lot 29 (3B) Plan of Portion Lot B (4B) Plan of Brunette River, V.W. & Y. Railway and Gunn Road Diversion running through Lots 13, 2, 12, 4, 10 and 40 (5B) Plan of a Portion of the Foreshore of The North Arm of the Fraser River - Fronting A Portion of Lot 166

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumcartographicmaterial6993
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1905-1909]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
11 plans : 8 plans : black ink on paper + 2 plans : graphite on paper + 1 plan : graphite and ink on paper mounted on 2 sides of cardboard 76 x 102 cm
Scope and Content
Item consists of a large board of seven New Westminster District subdivision plans mounted on one side and four New Westminster District subdivision plans mounted on the other side. Side A: 1. Small subdivision plan of "Lot 2, Gr.1" drawn in black ink with annotation "Now Lot 1 of Subd of Lot 2 /…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
11 plans : 8 plans : black ink on paper + 2 plans : graphite on paper + 1 plan : graphite and ink on paper mounted on 2 sides of cardboard 76 x 102 cm
Material Details
Scales [between 1:1200 and 1:3600]
Scope and Content
Item consists of a large board of seven New Westminster District subdivision plans mounted on one side and four New Westminster District subdivision plans mounted on the other side. Side A: 1. Small subdivision plan of "Lot 2, Gr.1" drawn in black ink with annotation "Now Lot 1 of Subd of Lot 2 / see Bd. 5". Plan is initialed by: "RB" [sic] (in blue pencil crayon) with "Scale 3 ch = 1 in" and signed by "Albert J. Hill / P.L.S." (in graphite). 2. Plan of "Lot 43, G.1" north of Burnaby Lake and surrounded by Lot 59, Lot 44, Lot 42. Lot 43 identifies physical features including: " roads / beaver dam / cranberry bog / roads / large brook / cutting / spruce / cedar / vine paper and alder / cedar / light spruce". Lot 59 identifies physical features: "heavy timber / alder and cedar etc" 3. "Plan / Shewing Subdivision of part of / Lot 156 G.1 / Burnaby / N.W.D. / BC / Scale 300 ft = 1 inch" Annotation at top of plan reads: "#1030_Deposited / in the Land Registry Office / at New Westminster BC / 24th February 1908 / C.S. Keith Dist Reg I / RB". Plan is signed by "Peter Byrne / Reeve" and "H.G. Youdall [sic] _ BCLS" 4. "Plan / of / Subdivision of Part / Lot 25, Group 1, N.W.D. / Burnaby Municipality / Scale: 3 chains = 1 inch" (drawn in graphite). Plan is initialed by: "RB" [sic] (in blue pencil crayon) and signed by "H.N. Smith" and "1024 / Deposited 25th / Jan. 1908 / Keith" (graphite) 5. Handrawn plan in graphite is identified as "Lots 89 & 90 Gr.1" and intialed "RB" [sic] (in blue pencil crayon) 7. Plan of "Lot 95 Gr. 1". Plan includes a portion of District Lot 95 near the intersection of centre line of B.C.E.R. and B.C.E.Ry - Vancouver Road. Plan is stamped: "Albert J. Hill, Civil Engineer / and / Provincial Land Surveyor, / New Westminster, / B.C." and initialed by "RB" [sic] (in blue pencil crayon) 6. "Plan of Subdivision / of Sub Lot XI, Block 11 / DL 25, Gr.1 / (Burnaby) / N.W.D. / Scale 100 feet = 1 inch". Plan is dated "May 13, 1909" and signed by "W.R. Williams / Owner _ H.M. Smith" . Plan is initialed by: "RB" [sic] (in blue pencil crayon) Side B: 1. "Plan / of Subdivision / of / Block "F" / in the Subdivision / of / Lot 29, Group 1. / New Westminster District / Scale 2chs = 1in" . Plan is stamped: "Albert J. Hill, Civil Engineer / and / Provincial Land Surveyor, / New Westminster, / B.C.". Plan is initialed by: "RB" [sic] (in blue pencil crayon) 2. Plan of "Portion Lot B Gr.1". Plan includes annotations in graphite reading: "See Board 52-8 & 56-53" / "Sketch / see orig. plan". Plan is stamped: "Albert J. Hill, Civil Engineer / and / Provincial Land Surveyor, / New Westminster, / B.C." and is initialed by: "RB" [sic] (in blue pencil crayon) 3. Untitled plan drawn in black ink showing the "Brunette River", the "V.W. & Y.RY" and "Gunn Road _Diversion" running through Lot 13, Lot 2 - H.Gunn, Lot 4 - A.Lewis, Lot 10 - Geo. Love and W. Leonard and Lot 40. Plan is stamped: "Albert J. Hill, Civil Engineer / and / Provincial Land Surveyor, / New Westminster, / B.C." and initialed by "RB" [sic] (in blue pencil crayon) 4."Plan / of / a Portion of the Foreshore / of / The North Arm of the Fraser River / Fronting / A Portion of Lot 166 Gr.1 / N.W. Dist. B.C. / Scale 100' = 1 " / Soundings taken from Map of D.P.W. Surveys". Plan is initialed by: "RB" [sic] (in blue pencil crayon) and includes annotations in red ink reading: "Office Copy" / "Plotted / Dec. 9th 1908 / G.K.B."
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Maps
Names
Hill, Albert J.
Williams, W.R.
Byrne, Peter
Youdall, H.G.
Smith, H.N.
Love, George Richard
Gunn, H.
Lewis, A.
Leonard, W.
Responsibility
Albert J. Hill M.A. Civil Engineer and Provincial Land Surveyor
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Burnaby - Burnaby Lake
Burnaby - North Road
Burnaby - Brunette River
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - Fraser River
Accession Code
HV977.93.24
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1905-1909]
Media Type
Cartographic Material
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Fraser Arm (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Lake Area
Scan Resolution
300
Scale
72
Notes
Title based on content of plans
Digital image link published on Heritage Burnaby shows "Side A"
Scale is measured in chains and feet. (One chain equals 792 inches)
The term "Lot" can also refer to a "District Lot"
Images
Less detail

New Westminster District Gp 1- Subdivision plans of : (1A) Portion of Lot 13 (2A) Portion of Lot 13 (3A) Part of Lot 155 (1B) Lot 85 (2B) Lot 85 (3B) Survey of road in Lot 10 (4B) Lot 97 (5B) Portion of Lot 85 (6B) Lot 155B

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumcartographicmaterial6970
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1906-1910]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
7 plans : blueprint ink on paper + 2 plans : black ink on paper mounted on 2 sides of cardboard 76 cm x 102 cm
Scope and Content
Item consists of a large board of six New Westminster District Gp 1 subdivision plans mounted on one side and three New Westminster District Gp 1 subdivision plans mounted on the other side with scales ranging from one chain equals one inch to four chains equals one inch. Side A: 1. Blueprint "Pl…
Administrative History
Related accession A.E. Hill - BV985.6129.1
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
7 plans : blueprint ink on paper + 2 plans : black ink on paper mounted on 2 sides of cardboard 76 cm x 102 cm
Material Details
Scales [1:792] and [1:3168]
Scope and Content
Item consists of a large board of six New Westminster District Gp 1 subdivision plans mounted on one side and three New Westminster District Gp 1 subdivision plans mounted on the other side with scales ranging from one chain equals one inch to four chains equals one inch. Side A: 1. Blueprint "Plan / of Subdivision / of a portion / of / Lot 13, GR.1 / New Westminster District". Plan is bordered by Cumberland Street, Tenth Ave., Cariboo Street, Armstrong Street, "See Bd.145", Map No891; 2."Plan / of Subdivision / of a portion / of / Lot 13, GR.1 / New Westminster District". Plan is bordered by Cumberland Street, Tenth Ave., Cariboo St. and Armstrong St. Pencilled annotations on plan read: "for Subdivisions see Board 145"; "Subdivided by H. Neville Smith". 3. Blueprint "Plan / of Subdivision / of a part / of / Lot 155 / Group 1 / New Westminster District". Plan is bordered by North Arm of Fraser, Wiggins Rd. and Lot 173. Plan created by "NB Gauvreau" Side B: 1. Blueprint plan which reads: "Albert J. Hill / P.L.S." at top with handwritten annotation: "Lot 85". The plan is bordered by Hastings Rd. and Burnaby Lake with names on lots identified as:"Laura Troop; Jas. Anderson and A. de W. Haszard". 2. Blueprint plan which reads: "Albert J. Hill / P.L.S" at top with handwritten annotation: "Lot 85". The plan is bordered by Hastings Rd. and Burnaby Lake with names on lots identified as:"Laura Troop; A. de W. Haszard". 3.Plan of "Survey of Road / for / Burnaby Council". "Albert J. Hill, M.A. Civil Engineer". Plan identifies "Centre Line Lot 10 / Present Road" at the centre and is bordered by Gunn Rd. at the top and Brunette River at the bottom. 4.Blueprint "Plan / of Subdivision / Lot 97 Group 1/ N.W.D." Plan is bordered by Lots 93, 94 and 96 and Webster Road. Vancouver and New Westminster Road crosses the upper right corner of the plan and the New Westminster Vancouver Tramway runs through from Power House Rd. to Webster Road. Lower right corner identifies "W.N. Draper, P.LotS." 5. Blueprint "Plan / of / The Subdivision of / Portion of / Lot 85, GP.1 / New Westminster District" Plan is bordered by Lots 79 / Byrne Drive; Burnaby Lake/ Esplanade and Lot 87. Plan is identified with "Albert J. Hill / B.C.LotS. / 19/6/09" 6. Blueprint "Plan / of Subdivision/ of / Lot 155B, Group One / New Westminster District". Plan is bordered by Lots 155A, 155C, 162 / Byrne Road, 166A / Wiggins Road with Spruce Street running through the middle and Westminster- Eburne Ry. Right of Way running diagonally. Plan is identified with "Albert J. Hill
Administrative History
Related accession A.E. Hill - BV985.6129.1
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Maps
Names
Hill, Albert J.
Responsibility
Albert J. Hill M.A. Civil Engineer and Provincial Land Surveyor
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Accession Code
HV977.93.1
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1906-1910]
Media Type
Cartographic Material
Scan Resolution
300
Scan Date
2019-07-16
Scale
72
Notes
Title based on contents of plans
Digital image link published on Heritage Burnaby shows "Side A"
Stamp on plans reads: "ALBERT J. HILL M.A. / CIVIL ENGINEER / and / PROVINCIAL LAND SURVEYOR / NEW WESTMINSTER / BC"
Scale is measured in chains. (One chain equals 792 inches)
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(1A) Plan of Subdivision of Blocks 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 of Lot 77 (1B) Plan of Subdivision of Lot 4 of Subdivision of Lot 87 (2B) Plan of Lot 335 - Vancouver (3B) Map of Canada - Department of Mines

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumcartographicmaterial6994
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1890-1909
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 plan : graphite on paper + 2 plans : black ink on paper + 1 map : col. on paper mounted on 2 sides of cardboard 76 x 102 cm
Scope and Content
Item consists of a large board with one New Westminster District subdivision plan mounted on one side and two New Westminster District subdivision plans and one colour map mounted on the other side. Side A: 1. "Plan / of Subdivision of / Blocks 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 / Lot 77 / Group 1 / New Westminster D…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 plan : graphite on paper + 2 plans : black ink on paper + 1 map : col. on paper mounted on 2 sides of cardboard 76 x 102 cm
Material Details
Scales 1:720 and 1:1200 and 1:.00001578
Scope and Content
Item consists of a large board with one New Westminster District subdivision plan mounted on one side and two New Westminster District subdivision plans and one colour map mounted on the other side. Side A: 1. "Plan / of Subdivision of / Blocks 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 / Lot 77 / Group 1 / New Westminster District / BC. / Scale 100 feet = 1 inch", "Deposited 8th day / of April 1890 / Mowileg [sic] / Dist. Regt". Plan is drawn in graphite with annotations: "AB_Parts_lettered_are_lots_in / the_different_subdivisions" / "Owners: / James Z. Hall / P.S.Cabilan [sic] by his attorney Joseph Hall / Joseph Hall / Eliza J. Shannon / John Harrison"; "This plan is correct and is prepared under the / provisions of the Land Registry Act" ; signed by: "Gordon Herman & Burwell / Dominion & Provincial Land Surveryors / Vancouver March 19th/90" . Plan is initialed by: "RB" [sic] (in blue pencil crayon) and measures: 99.5 x 65 cm Side B: 1. Map titled "Canada / Department of Mines / Geological Survey Branch" / "Hon.W Templeton, Minister / A.P. Low, Deputy Minister / R.W. Brock, Acting Director", Vol. XXXI, Plate I / Compiled under the direction of / James White, F.R.G.S. Geographer /Dep. of Interior". Note above map reads: "To illustrate Mr. James Barrowman's report as Delegate at the Excursion - meeting of the Canadian Mining Institute", "The instiitution of Mining Engineers / Transactions 1908 - 1909", "The Mining Institute of Scotland / Transactions 1908-1909". Map identifies minerals and includes a Legend and Scale: 100 miles = 1 inch 2. "Plan / of Subdivision of / Lot 4 / of Subdivision of / Lot 87. Gr. 1 / New Westminster District / Scale 60' = 1in." Plan is initialed by: "RB" [sic] along with a note "also Board / 48" (in blue pencil crayon) 3. Plan of "Lot 335 / G. 1" west of Boundary Road and north of River Road - Vancouver.
Publisher
The Mining Institute of Scotland
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Maps
Names
Hill, Albert J.
Hall, James Edward
Hall, Joseph
Shannon, Eliza J.
Harrision, John
Responsibility
Albert J. Hill M.A. Civil Engineer and Provincial Land Surveyor
Gordon Herman & Burwell, P.L.S.
Canada Department of Mines- Geological Survey Branch
Geographic Access
Burnaby
British Columbia - Vancouver
Accession Code
HV977.93.25
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
1890-1909
Media Type
Cartographic Material
Scan Resolution
300
Scale
72
Notes
Title based on content of plans
Digital image link published on Heritage Burnaby shows "Side A"
Scale is measured in feet and miles.
The term "Lot" often refers to "District Lot"
Images
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