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Surrey, B.C.: Fraser Valley Heritage Railway Society , 2013. (Textual Record) 388.46 FRA
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Textual Record
Call No.
388.46 FRA
Contributor
Hudson, Ray
Place of Publication
Surrey, B.C.
Publisher
Fraser Valley Heritage Railway Society
Publication Date
2013
Physical Description
16 P. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Subjects LoC
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Electric railroads -- Cars.
Local transit -- British Columbia -- Fraser Valley -- History
Local transit -- British Columbia -- Vancouver Metropolitan Area -- History
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- Fraser Valley -- History
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- Vancouver Metropolitan Area -- History
British Columbia -- History -- Periodicals
Notes
"Editor, Ray Hudson
"Website is www.fvhrs.org"
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Tram memories : in celebration of the restoration of Interurban 1223

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McGeachie, Pixie. Burnaby: City of Burnaby , c2007. (Book) 388.460971 TRA
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
Call No.
388.460971 TRA
Author
McGeachie, Pixie
Contributor
Friends of Interurban 1223
Place of Publication
Burnaby
Publisher
City of Burnaby
Publication Date
c2007
Printer
City of Burnaby Printshop
Physical Description
91 p. : ill., map ;,20 cm
Subjects LoC
British Columbia Electric Railway Company -- History
Electric railroads -- Cars.
Local transit -- British Columbia -- History
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- Vancouver Metropolitan Area -- History
Notes
Editor : Pixie McGeachie
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Deer Lake Park Heritage Precinct p. 95

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby's Heritage
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
2007
Notes
South Burnaby
estate houses and was the lost of grand Edwardian era mansions built on the lots surrounding the lake. The area hod been opened up for development two years earlier by the construction of the British Columbia Electric Railway Interurbon Line. It was built os the retirement estate of Lieutenont
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby's Heritage
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
2007
Notes
South Burnaby
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum p. 103

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby's Heritage
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
2007
Notes
South Burnaby
construction of the British Columbia Electric Railway Burnaby Lake Interurban Line and was a pile driver by trade. The house consists of two rooms: a living room/ kitchen and a bedroom. There were some improvements mode throughout the titty years Irvine lived there, such as running water in 1929, and
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Burnaby's Heritage
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
2007
Notes
South Burnaby
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Digital Book
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Fraser rails that glow : [B.C. trolleymen's addenda, vol. 1]

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Reuss, David. [Cloverdale, B.C.]: David Reuss , 2003. (Book) 388.46 REU
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
Accession Code
BV013.27
Call No.
388.46 REU
Author
Reuss, David
Place of Publication
[Cloverdale, B.C.]
Publisher
David Reuss
Publication Date
2003
Physical Description
124 p. : ill. ; 22 x 29 cm
Inscription
Verso of the cover: "To the Friends of #1223 who by now have both sides done! Splendid! David E. Reuss" [handwritten in black ink on bottom of the page in the centre]
Subjects LoC
British Columbia Electric Railway Company -- History
Trolley Cars -- British Columbia -- Lower Mainland
Cable Cars (Streetcars) -- British Columbia -- Lower Mainland
Electric railroads -- British Columbia -- Lower Mainland -- History
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- Lower Mainland -- History.
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Birds Eye View of the Burnaby Lake Area, circa 1910 p. 101

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Life with the Moores of Hart House
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
2002
Notes
Map compiled based on historical sources in 1977 by Heritage Village (now Burnaby Village Museum) curator John Adams, illustrated by Carol Swan. The map depicts the Burnaby Lake Interurban line as double-tracked, when it was actually single track.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Life with the Moores of Hart House
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
2002
Notes
Map compiled based on historical sources in 1977 by Heritage Village (now Burnaby Village Museum) curator John Adams, illustrated by Carol Swan. The map depicts the Burnaby Lake Interurban line as double-tracked, when it was actually single track.
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Subjects
Transportation - Electric Railroads
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Morely-Buckingham Area
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Deer Lake Avenue
Burnaby - Deer Lake
Burnaby - Burnaby Lake
Burnaby - Burnaby Lake Interurban line
Name Access
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Digital Book
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Birds Eye View of the Burnaby Lake Area, circa 1910 p. 102

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Life with the Moores of Hart House
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
2002
Notes
Map compiled based on historical sources in 1977 by Heritage Village (now Burnaby Village Museum) curator John Adams, illustrated by Carol Swan. The map depicts the Burnaby Lake Interurban line as double-tracked, when it was actually single track.
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Life with the Moores of Hart House
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
2002
Notes
Map compiled based on historical sources in 1977 by Heritage Village (now Burnaby Village Museum) curator John Adams, illustrated by Carol Swan. The map depicts the Burnaby Lake Interurban line as double-tracked, when it was actually single track.
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Subjects
Transportation - Electric Railroads
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Morely-Buckingham Area
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Deer Lake Avenue
Burnaby - Deer Lake
Burnaby - Burnaby Lake
Burnaby - Burnaby Lake Interurban line
Name Access
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Digital Book
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Reflections : serving as an informational journal for the Burnaby Village Museum, volume 1, issue 1

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Burnaby Historical Society. Burnaby, B.C.: Burnaby Historical Society , 2000. (Textual Record) 971.133 BUR v. 1 no. 1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Textual Record
Call No.
971.133 BUR v. 1 no. 1
Author
Burnaby Historical Society
Place of Publication
Burnaby, B.C.
Publisher
Burnaby Historical Society
Publication Date
2000
Physical Description
8 p. : ill ; 28 cm.
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History -- Anecdotes
Burnaby Village Museum -- History
British Columbia -- History -- Periodicals
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
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Gaslights to gigawatts : a human history of BC Hydro and its predecessors

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B.C. Hydro. Power Pioneers. Vancouver: Hurricane Press , c1998. (Book) 333.793 BCH Copy 1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
0969884524
Call No.
333.793 BCH Copy 1
Author
B.C. Hydro. Power Pioneers
Contributor
Wilson, Andrew Fraser
Place of Publication
Vancouver
Publisher
Hurricane Press
Publication Date
c1998
Physical Description
iv, 236 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Subjects LoC
B.C. Hydro -- History
British Columbia Electric Railway Company -- History
British Columbia Power Commission -- History
Energy industries -- British Columbia -- History
Public utilities -- British Columbia -- History
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index. 4 copies held: copy 1.
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Gaslights to gigawatts : a human history of BC Hydro and its predecessors

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B.C. Hydro. Power Pioneers. Vancouver: Hurricane Press , c1998. (Book) 333.793 BCH Copy 2
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
0969884524
Call No.
333.793 BCH Copy 2
Author
B.C. Hydro. Power Pioneers
Contributor
Wilson, Andrew Fraser
Place of Publication
Vancouver
Publisher
Hurricane Press
Publication Date
c1998
Physical Description
iv, 236 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Subjects LoC
B.C. Hydro -- History
British Columbia Electric Railway Company -- History
British Columbia Power Commission -- History
Energy industries -- British Columbia -- History
Public utilities -- British Columbia -- History
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index. 4 copies held: copy 2.
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Gaslights to gigawatts : a human history of BC Hydro and its predecessors

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B.C. Hydro. Power Pioneers. Vancouver: Hurricane Press , c1998. (Book) 333.793 BCH Copy 3
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
0969884524
Call No.
333.793 BCH Copy 3
Author
B.C. Hydro. Power Pioneers
Contributor
Wilson, Andrew Fraser
Place of Publication
Vancouver
Publisher
Hurricane Press
Publication Date
c1998
Physical Description
iv, 236 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Subjects LoC
B.C. Hydro -- History
British Columbia Electric Railway Company -- History
British Columbia Power Commission -- History
Energy industries -- British Columbia -- History
Public utilities -- British Columbia -- History
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index. 4 copies held: copy 3.
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Gaslights to gigawatts : a human history of BC Hydro and its predecessors

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B.C. Hydro. Power Pioneers. Vancouver: Hurricane Press , c1998. (Book) 333.793 BCH Copy 4
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
0969884524
Call No.
333.793 BCH Copy 4
Author
B.C. Hydro. Power Pioneers
Contributor
Wilson, Andrew Fraser
Place of Publication
Vancouver
Publisher
Hurricane Press
Publication Date
c1998
Physical Description
iv, 236 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Subjects LoC
B.C. Hydro -- History
British Columbia Electric Railway Company -- History
British Columbia Power Commission -- History
Energy industries -- British Columbia -- History
Public utilities -- British Columbia -- History
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index. 4 copies held: copy 4.
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Chapter 1: Relying on Good Neighbours p. 19

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Follow That Fire
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1997
that had been raging for sev- eral days. Men from the British Columbia Electric Railway Company along with the Gilley Bros, (loggers in the area) brought the fire under control, using a small fire truck owned by the Gilleys. When clearing land to construct Cariboo Road, a brush fire was left
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
Follow That Fire
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1997
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Digital Book
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Trolleycars : streetcars, trams and trolleys of North America : a photographic history

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Sullivan, Frank, Winkowski, Fred. Mississauga, Ont.: Fenn , c1995. (Book) 388.46 SUL
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
0919768911
Call No.
388.46 SUL
Author
Sullivan, Frank
Winkowski, Fred
Place of Publication
Mississauga, Ont.
Publisher
Fenn
Publication Date
c1995
Physical Description
128 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects LoC
Street-railroads -- History.
Trolley cars -- Pictorial works.
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Notes
Includes index.
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The story of the B.C. Electric Railway Company

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Ewert, Henry, 1937-. North Vancouver: Whitecap Books , c1986. (Book) 388.46 EWE Copy 1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
092062054X
Call No.
388.46 EWE Copy 1
Author
Ewert, Henry, 1937-
Place of Publication
North Vancouver
Publisher
Whitecap Books
Publication Date
c1986
Printer
D.W. Friesen & Sons
Physical Description
336 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Inscription
"R. Salsbury" "1987" [handwritten in blue ink, on the upper right hand corner of the opposite front end paper
Subjects LoC
British Columbia Electric Railway Company -- History
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- Vancouver -- History
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- New Westminster -- History.
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- Nanaimo -- History.
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- Victoria -- History.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
3 copies held : copy 1.
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The story of the B.C. Electric Railway Company

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Ewert, Henry, 1937-. North Vancouver: Whitecap Books , c1986. (Book) 388.46 EWE Copy 2
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
092062054X
Call No.
388.46 EWE Copy 2
Author
Ewert, Henry, 1937-
Place of Publication
North Vancouver
Publisher
Whitecap Books
Publication Date
c1986
Printer
D.W. Friesen & Sons
Physical Description
336 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Inscription
"With all best wishes to Burnaby Village Musuem" "Warmly," "Henry Ewert" "5/401" [handwritten in blue ink on title page.]
Subjects LoC
British Columbia Electric Railway Company -- History
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- Vancouver -- History
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- New Westminster -- History.
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- Nanaimo -- History.
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- Victoria -- History.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
3 copies held : copy 2.
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The story of the B.C. Electric Railway Company

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Ewert, Henry, 1937-. North Vancouver: Whitecap Books , c1986. (Book) 388.46 EWE Copy 3
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
092062054X
Call No.
388.46 EWE Copy 3
Author
Ewert, Henry, 1937-
Place of Publication
North Vancouver
Publisher
Whitecap Books
Publication Date
c1986
Printer
D.W. Friesen & Sons
Physical Description
336 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Subjects LoC
British Columbia Electric Railway Company -- History
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- Vancouver -- History
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- New Westminster -- History.
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- Nanaimo -- History.
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- Victoria -- History.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
3 copies held : copy 3
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Interurban trams at Snoqualmie, Washington

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
July 1977
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 11.5 x 16.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of British Columbia Electric Railway Company interurban tram no. 1207 in a wooded area at Snoqualmie, Washington. The tram is red with cream trim and has a tarp covering the roof. Another tram, blue and cream in colour, is visible behind interurban no. 1207.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 11.5 x 16.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of British Columbia Electric Railway Company interurban tram no. 1207 in a wooded area at Snoqualmie, Washington. The tram is red with cream trim and has a tarp covering the roof. Another tram, blue and cream in colour, is visible behind interurban no. 1207.
Subjects
Transportation - Electric Railroad
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Geographic Access
United States of America - Washington State
Accession Code
BV988.7.3
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
July 1977
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
01-Jun-09
Scale
100
Photographer
H. Ewert
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on verso of photograph reads: "B.C.E.R. 1207/ Snoqualmie, Washington/ July 1977/ H. EWERT"
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Interurban trams at Snoqualmie, Washington

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
July 1977
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 11.5 x 16.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of British Columbia Electric Railway Company interurban tram no. 1207 in a wooded area at Snoqualmie, Washington. The tram is red with cream trim, has a tarp covering the roof and a front board sign which reads, "LIMITED." There is another tram, blue and cream in colour, in front of inte…
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 11.5 x 16.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of British Columbia Electric Railway Company interurban tram no. 1207 in a wooded area at Snoqualmie, Washington. The tram is red with cream trim, has a tarp covering the roof and a front board sign which reads, "LIMITED." There is another tram, blue and cream in colour, in front of interurban no. 1207.
Subjects
Transportation - Electric Railroad
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Geographic Access
United States of America - Washington State
Accession Code
BV988.7.5
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
July 1977
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
01-Jun-09
Scale
100
Photographer
H. Ewert
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on verso of photograph reads: "B.C.E.R. 1207/ Snoqualmie, Washington/ July 1977/ H. EWERT"
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Rail classics, vol. 2, no. 2

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Canoga Park, Calif.: Challenge Publication Inc. , 1973. (Textual Record) 388.46 RAI v. 2, no. 2
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Textual Record
Call No.
388.46 RAI v. 2, no. 2
Place of Publication
Canoga Park, Calif.
Publisher
Challenge Publication Inc.
Publication Date
1973
Physical Description
82 p. : ill ; 28 cm.
Subjects LoC
British Columbia Electric Railway Company -- History
Railways -- British Columbia -- History
Electric railroads -- Cars.
Local transit -- British Columbia -- Burnaby -- History
Local transit -- British Columbia -- Vancouver Metropolitan Area -- History
Local transit -- British Columbia -- Fraser Valley -- History
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- Vancouver Metropolitan Area -- History
Notes
"Commuting in British Columbia, Vancouver's British Columbia Electric Railway was the Canadian Equivalent of the Sprawling Pacific Electric by Ira L. Swett" -- page 40 - 45.
Details about the "Districts of Interurban line plus descriptions of different interurban cars operating in the system.
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Agreement between British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority and Divisions 101-134 & 109 of the Amalgamated Transit Union relating to wages and working conditions

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Vancouver: British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority , 1973. (Book) 331.8 BRI
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Special Collection
Type
Book
Accession Code
BV012.18.16
Call No.
331.8 BRI
Place of Publication
Vancouver
Publisher
British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority
Publication Date
1973
Printer
B.C. Hydro Printing Service
Physical Description
xiii, 152 p. ; 15 cm.
Subjects LoC
Transportation -- British Columbia
Collective labor agreements
Amalgamated Transit Union
Labor unions -- Canada -- British Columbia
Name Access
Carson, Norman Thomas (Tom)
British Columbia Electric Railway Co Limited
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BC studies, Number 11, Fall 1971

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Vancouver: BC Studies , 1971. (Textual Record) 388.4 ROY
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Textual Record
Call No.
388.4 ROY
Place of Publication
Vancouver
Publisher
BC Studies
Publication Date
1971
Physical Description
85 p. ; 25 cm.
Subjects LoC
Street-railroads
Transportation -- British Columbia
Notes
ISSN:0005-2949
Includes an article: "Regulating the British Columbia electric railway : the first public utilities commission in British Columbia", by Patricia E. Roy.
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Interurban 1223 tram car being transported

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1971]
Collection/Fonds
Donald Copan Fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 8.9 x 8.9 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Interurban 1223 tram car being lifted by crane to be moved from Edmonds and Kingsway to Heritage Village in 1971.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Donald Copan Fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
Copan Album Series
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 8.9 x 8.9 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Interurban 1223 tram car being lifted by crane to be moved from Edmonds and Kingsway to Heritage Village in 1971.
Subjects
Transportation - Electric Railroads
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Accession Code
BV005.54.426
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[1971]
Media Type
Photograph
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
This is one of hundreds of photographs from BC Centennial 1971 events in Burnaby. Contact Burnaby Village Museum for information on the rest of this collection.
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Tram 1223 being moved to Burnaby's Centennial Heritage Village

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
July 17, 1971
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 24.5 x 13.5 cm
Item No.
222-022
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of British Columbia Electric Railway Company tram 1223 being moved from Edmonds Loop to Burnaby's Centennial Heritage Village, where it became a permanent archive. A man looks on as a railworker moves under the tram just as two large cranes lift it into the air.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
July 17, 1971
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
222-022
Accession Number
BHS989-19
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 24.5 x 13.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of British Columbia Electric Railway Company tram 1223 being moved from Edmonds Loop to Burnaby's Centennial Heritage Village, where it became a permanent archive. A man looks on as a railworker moves under the tram just as two large cranes lift it into the air.
Subjects
Transportation - Electric Railroad
Occupations - Railroad Labourers
Tools and Equipment
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Newspaper clipping glued to verso of photograph reads: "It took two cranes and about three hours to transport old B.C. Electric inter-urban tram car from it's former home at Edmonds Loop to it's new home at Burnaby's Centennial Heritage Village. Tram is to be a permanent archive at the village.
July 17, 1971 is stamped on verso of photograph, overtop of the newspaper article
Geographic Access
Burnaby
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The British Columbia Electric Railway Company, 1897-1928 : a British company in British Columbia

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Roy, Patricia E. University of British Columbia , 1970. (Textual Record) 388.46 ROY
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Textual Record
Call No.
388.46 ROY
Author
Roy, Patricia E.
Publisher
University of British Columbia
Publication Date
1970
Physical Description
ix, 405 p. : ill., maps. ; 30 cm.
Subjects LoC
British Columbia Electric Railway Company -- History
Notes
Thesis/dissertation, Manuscript
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Interurban tram 1223 dedication plaque

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
April 24, 1966 (date of original), copied [199-?]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 6.3 x 6.1 cm
Item No.
066-015
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the dedication plaque on Interurban tram no. 1223: "This interurban tram car was built in 1913 be the St. Louis Car Co. for The British Columbia Electric Railway Co. and operated over that company's three lines in Burnaby until abandonment, November 17th 1956. Throughout the nearly f…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
April 24, 1966 (date of original), copied [199-?]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
066-015
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 6.3 x 6.1 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the dedication plaque on Interurban tram no. 1223: "This interurban tram car was built in 1913 be the St. Louis Car Co. for The British Columbia Electric Railway Co. and operated over that company's three lines in Burnaby until abandonment, November 17th 1956. Throughout the nearly fifty years of its existence this tram and seventy similar cars carried many thousands of settlers and commuters and helped to build Burnaby into a thriving community of over 80,000." / "Dedicated and placed here by Burnaby Historical Society, Nov. 30th 1958." The tram was displayed at the Edmonds Bus Loop at Edmonds Street and Kingsway.
Subjects
Transportation - Electric Railroad
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 b&w photograph accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kingsway
Burnaby - Edmonds Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Stride Avenue Area
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Code of operating rules

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Board of Transport Commissioners for Canada, Department of Commercial Transport for the Province of British Columbia. [S.l]: British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority , 1964. Revision of 1964. (Book) 385 BOA 1964
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Special Collection
Type
Book
Accession Code
BV012.18.17
Call No.
385 BOA 1964
Edition
Revision of 1964
Author
Board of Transport Commissioners for Canada
Department of Commercial Transport for the Province of British Columbia
Place of Publication
[S.l]
Publisher
British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority
Publication Date
1964
Physical Description
110 p. ; 16 cm
Subjects LoC
Transportation -- British Columbia
Railroads -- Canada -- British Columbia -- Employees--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Railroads -- Canada -- British Columbia -- Trainmen's manuals
Railroad law--Canada
Railroads--Canada
Name Access
Carson, Norman Thomas (Tom)
British Columbia Electric Railway Co Limited
Notes
"Approved and prescribed by the Board of Transport Commissioners for Canada by General Order No. 113537 dated the 17th day of February, 1964"
"Approved and prescribed by the Department of Commercial Transport for the Province of British Columbia by Certificate 1149 dated the 27th day of April, 1964"
"EFFECTIVE 1st August, 1964"
"The rules in this book have the same numbers as the corresponding rules in "Uniform Code of operating Rules" approved by General Order of the Board of Transport Commissioners No. 873 dated 15th day of November, 1961."
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Uniform code of operating rules

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Board of Transport Commissioners for Canada. [S.l]: , 1962. Revision of 1962. (Book) 385 BOA 1962
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Special Collection
Type
Book
Accession Code
BV012.18.14
Call No.
385 BOA 1962
Edition
Revision of 1962
Author
Board of Transport Commissioners for Canada
Place of Publication
[S.l]
Publication Date
1962
Physical Description
127 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 17 cm
Inscription
Under the text "Name" is: "N. Carson" [Handwritten in pencil in cursive on title page verso] Under the text "Occupation" is: "Budge Tender" [Handwritten in pencil in cursive on title page verso] "_______" [Handwritten in blue ink on page 24; possible signature]
Subjects LoC
Transportation -- Canada
Railroads--Canada--Employees--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Railroads--Canada--Trainmen's manuals
Railroad law--Canada
Railroads--Canada
Name Access
Carson, Norman Thomas (Tom)
British Columbia Electric Railway Co Limited
Notes
"Approved and prescribed by the Board and Transport Commissioners for Canada by General Order No. 873, dated the 15th day of November, 1961."
"EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 28th, 1962"
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV973.41.157
Description
A light weight 31.8 cm x 24 cm cardboard sign printed with "NOTICE" at the top. The BCER sign indicates the last day of service on February 28, 1958 between Marpole and Steveston using BCER interurbans which will be replaced with bus service. The sign is dated February 21, 1958.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV973.41.157
Description
A light weight 31.8 cm x 24 cm cardboard sign printed with "NOTICE" at the top. The BCER sign indicates the last day of service on February 28, 1958 between Marpole and Steveston using BCER interurbans which will be replaced with bus service. The sign is dated February 21, 1958.
Maker
British Columbia Electric Railway Company Limited
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Publication Date
1958
Subjects
Advertising Medium
Advertising Medium - Signs and Signboards
Transportation
Transportation - Electric Railroads
Name Access
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Record Type
Artifact
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Tram no. 1231 on Railway Avenue line

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
February 28, 1958
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph ; col. 9 x 12.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of British Columbia Electric Railway Company tram no. 1231 travelling along the Railway Avenue line in Richmond. The tram is decorated for its last run with red, white and blue flags, cardboard cutouts and a front destination sign that reads "MARPOLE STEVESTON TRAM."
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph ; col. 9 x 12.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of British Columbia Electric Railway Company tram no. 1231 travelling along the Railway Avenue line in Richmond. The tram is decorated for its last run with red, white and blue flags, cardboard cutouts and a front destination sign that reads "MARPOLE STEVESTON TRAM."
Subjects
Transportation - Electric Railroad
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Richmond
Accession Code
BV992.23.3
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
February 28, 1958
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
01-Jun-09
Scale
100
Photographer
Bob Webster
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on verso of photograph reads: "BCER 1231/ RLY AVE RICHMOND/ 2/28/58"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "BOB WEBSTER/ 9068 - 146th STREET/ SURREY, B.C. CANADA/ 584-9495 V3R 3S8/ RAILROAD PHOTOGRAPHY"
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Tram no. 1235 at Marpole

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
February 1958
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 13 x 9 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of British Columbia Electric Railway Company tram no. 1235 at Marpole, Vancouver at night.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 13 x 9 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of British Columbia Electric Railway Company tram no. 1235 at Marpole, Vancouver at night.
Subjects
Transportation - Electric Railroad
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Accession Code
BV992.23.8
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
February 1958
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
01-Jun-09
Scale
100
Photographer
Bob Webster
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on verso of photograph reads: "BCER 1235/ MARPOLE 2/58"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "BOB WEBSTER/ 9068 - 146th STREET/ SURREY, B.C. CANADA/ 584-9495 V3R 3S8/ RAILROAD PHOTOGRAPHY"
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Tram no. 1222 at Marpole

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
February 27, 1958
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 13.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of British Columbia Electric Railway Company tram no. 1222 at Marpole on its last night of service. There is a station building to the left and the destination board sign reads, "STEVESTON".
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 13.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of British Columbia Electric Railway Company tram no. 1222 at Marpole on its last night of service. There is a station building to the left and the destination board sign reads, "STEVESTON".
Subjects
Transportation - Electric Railroad
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Richmond
Accession Code
BV992.23.33
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
February 27, 1958
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
01-Jun-09
Scale
100
Photographer
Bob Webster
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on verso of photograph reads: "BCER 1222 MARPOLE 2/27/58 / LAST NIGHT OF SERVICE."
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "BOB WEBSTER/ 9068 - 146th STREET/ SURREY, B.C. CANADA/ 584-9495 V3R 3S8/ RAILROAD PHOTOGRAPHY"
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Tram no. 1231 at Steveston

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
February 27, 1958
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 16 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of British Columbia Electric Railway Company tram no. 1231 at Steveston, Richmond on its last night of service.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 16 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of British Columbia Electric Railway Company tram no. 1231 at Steveston, Richmond on its last night of service.
Subjects
Transportation - Electric Railroad
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Richmond
Accession Code
BV992.23.34
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
February 27, 1958
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
01-Jun-09
Scale
100
Photographer
Bob Webster
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on verso of photograph reads: "BCER 1231 STEVESTON 2/27/58 / LAST NIGHT."
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "BOB WEBSTER/ 9068 - 146th STREET/ SURREY, B.C. CANADA/ 584-9495 V3R 3S8/ RAILROAD PHOTOGRAPHY"
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Tram no. 1232 at Marpole, Vancouver

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
February 12, 1958
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 18 x 19 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of British Columbia Electric Railway Company tram no. 1232 at Marpole Station in Vancouver on its last night of service.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 18 x 19 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of British Columbia Electric Railway Company tram no. 1232 at Marpole Station in Vancouver on its last night of service.
Subjects
Transportation - Electric Railroad
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Accession Code
BV992.23.43
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
February 12, 1958
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
01-Jun-09
Scale
100
Photographer
R. D. Webster
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Note on verso of photograph reads: "BCER 1232/ MARPOLE" and "2/27/58/ LAST NIGHT"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "BOB WEBSTER/ 9068 - 146th STREET/ SURREY, B.C. CANADA/ 584-9495 V3R 3S8/ RAILROAD PHOTOGRAPHY"
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