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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1947-1955
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Item No.
MSS040-001
Storage Location
Bay 69 - Shelf 2
Scope and Content
File consists of an autographed copy of George Green's book entitled "History of Burnaby and Vicinity", as well as various newspaper clippings pertaining to early life in Burnaby as well as to the book and its author.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1947-1955
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Description Level
File
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Manuscript Collection
Item No.
MSS040-001
Storage Location
Bay 69 - Shelf 2
Accession Number
BHS988-14
Scope and Content
File consists of an autographed copy of George Green's book entitled "History of Burnaby and Vicinity", as well as various newspaper clippings pertaining to early life in Burnaby as well as to the book and its author.
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of file
Inscription in the book reads: "Presented to Bob Mc[illegible] and Charlie Moore by the Author with his best wishes, / George Green / Burnaby / May 23, 1952"
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Green, George,1872-1955. [s.l.]: [s.n.] , c1947. (Book) 971.133 GRE Copy 1 Ver.2
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Special Collection
Type
Book
Accession Code
BV014.29.3
Call No.
971.133 GRE Copy 1 Ver.2
Author
Green, George,1872-1955
Place of Publication
[s.l.]
Publisher
[s.n.]
Publication Date
c1947
Printer
Shoemaker , McLean & Veitch
Physical Description
242 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 23 cm.
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Burnaby (B.C.) -- Biography
Notes
"By George Green, pioneer resident of Burnaby, and an ex-Councillor. Charter Member of the British Columbia Historical Association, Vancouver Branch, and an Executive Member."
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Green, George,1872-1955. [S.l.]: [s.n] , 1947. (Book) 971.133 GRE Copy 2 Ver. 1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Special Collection
Type
Book
Accession Code
BV017.17.1
Call No.
971.133 GRE Copy 2 Ver. 1
Author
Green, George,1872-1955
Place of Publication
[S.l.]
Publisher
[s.n]
Publication Date
1947
Printer
Shoemaker , McLean & Veitch
Physical Description
233 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 23 cm.
Inscription
"Presented To my valued fried Rev. D. W. Scott. a former neighbor at Capitol Hill with best wishes of the author George Green Victoria March 1 1947" [handwritten in black ink on page opposing front pastedown] "BMMM-WU SIGNED 1st ED 50.00" [handwritten in pencil on page opposing front pastedown]
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Burnaby (B.C.) -- Biography
Notes
Autographed by author
"By George Green, pioneer resident of Burnaby, and an ex-Councillor. Charter Member of the British Columbia Historical Association, Vancouver Branch, and an Executive Member."
Copy 2 of 2
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History of Burnaby Schools project

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[194-] (date of original), 1990-1994
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Retired Teachers collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Item No.
MSS103-001
Storage Location
Bay 66 Shelf 5
Scope and Content
File consists of miscellaneous papers pertaining to the project undertaken by the Burnaby Retired Teachers Association on the History of Burnaby Schools. Included in the file is an inventory list as well as a map of District 41, newspaper clippings and lists of education workers (such as principals…
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[194-] (date of original), 1990-1994
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Retired Teachers collection
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Description Level
File
Item No.
MSS103-001
Storage Location
Bay 66 Shelf 5
Access Restriction
Open access
Accession Number
BHS2002-11
Scope and Content
File consists of miscellaneous papers pertaining to the project undertaken by the Burnaby Retired Teachers Association on the History of Burnaby Schools. Included in the file is an inventory list as well as a map of District 41, newspaper clippings and lists of education workers (such as principals and vice-principals).
Media Type
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Notes
Title based on contents of file
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1984-1991
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Retired Teachers collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Item No.
MSS103-017
Storage Location
Bay 66 Shelf 5
Scope and Content
File consists of papers pertaining to the project undertaken by the Burnaby Retired Teachers Association on the History of Burnaby Schools. Included in the file is an index list of reference books used in the project, lists of retired superintendents, student enrollment statistics and school distri…
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1984-1991
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Retired Teachers collection
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Description Level
File
Item No.
MSS103-017
Storage Location
Bay 66 Shelf 5
Access Restriction
Open access
Accession Number
BHS2002-11
Scope and Content
File consists of papers pertaining to the project undertaken by the Burnaby Retired Teachers Association on the History of Burnaby Schools. Included in the file is an index list of reference books used in the project, lists of retired superintendents, student enrollment statistics and school district 41 directories.
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of file
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Green, George,1872-1955. [s.l.]: [s.n.] , c1947. (Book) 971.1 GRE
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
Call No.
971.1 GRE
Author
Green, George,1872-1955
Place of Publication
[s.l.]
Publisher
[s.n.]
Publication Date
c1947
Printer
Shoemaker , McLean & Veitch
Physical Description
242 p. : ill. : 22.5 cm.
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
New Westminster (B.C.) -- History
British Columbia -- History
Notes
"By George Green, pioneer resident of Burnaby, and an ex-Councillor. Charter member of the British Columbia Historical Association, Vancouver Branch ..."
"... An outline of that development which has kept pace with the growth of New Westminster from the earliest times of that city's development, and is inseparably interwoven with it ..." Pages 199-211 re-numbered 197-206, in manuscript.
Includes index
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Green, George,1872-1955. [S.l]: [s.n] , 1947. (Book) 971.133 GRE Copy 1 Ver. 1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Special Collection
Type
Book
Accession Code
BV992.21.1
Call No.
971.133 GRE Copy 1 Ver. 1
Author
Green, George,1872-1955
Place of Publication
[S.l]
Publisher
[s.n]
Publication Date
1947
Printer
Shoemaker , McLean & Veitch
Physical Description
233 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 23 cm.
Inscription
"To Mrs. R.J. Booth" "wishing you all good wishes" "of" "The Author, George Green" "March 4, 1947" [Handwritten in ink on front free endpaper]
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Burnaby (B.C.) -- Biography
Notes
Autographed by author
"By George Green, pioneer resident of Burnaby, and an ex-Councillor. Charter Member of the British Columbia Historical Association, Vancouver Branch, and an Executive Member."
Copy 1 of 2
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Name Access
Green, George
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY 155 the'purest water, and owned 207 acres of the Seymour Creek watershed, eleven miles from the Inlet, the past Council had dug a well at Royal Oak on privately owned land upon which 'they had no legal rights and proposed to Instal a local system of waterworks
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
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Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Name Access
Green, George
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
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Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Name Access
Green, George
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
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Publication Date
1947
Notes
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HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY 157 dictated a letter to the Government stating that the Council agreed to the proposal of the government and asked that the work be undertaken as soon as possible under the terms agreed upon, viz. that Burnaby be responsible for 25% of the cost. In December of
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
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Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Name Access
Green, George
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
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  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
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Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Name Access
Green, George
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
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Publication Date
1947
Notes
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HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY 159 to widen that road from 66 feet to 99 feet by the purchase of a 33 foot strip on its northern side. This was never done, the hard times conse- quent on the shadow of the impending World War No. 1 so depressing the market for electricity that the development
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Name Access
Green, George
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
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Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Name Access
Green, George
Digital Book
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Book
History of Burnaby
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Publication Date
1947
Notes
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HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY 161 B.C. Electric at the time of the opening of the cut-off. He was W. H. Q. Elson, born in London, Ontario in 1862. Leeside commemorates the memory of John Andrew Lee, proprietor of a large departmental store in New Westminster, and Mayor 'of that city for
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
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Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Name Access
Green, George
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
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162 HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY Alex Dow that passing cows or hogs, both of which then roamed at will, could not displace it, leaving it on either rail where a passing tram would sever it. In a few years electrical engineers learned that the rails themselves would’ furnish the required
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
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Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Name Access
Green, George
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY 163 the neighborhood the signboards of Joyce and Collingwood (there were no buiidings) were exchanged at night time by the populace around Joyce, only to be taken back to their original locations in the morning. When this had been repeated several times, it was
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
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Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Name Access
Green, George
Digital Book
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Book
History of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
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40 HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY of bathollthlc rock for reloading. Across the narrow mouth of Port Moody harbor, just east of Barnet, another reserve was designated to guard the overland highway to the Capital by way of the North Road. The knowledge of these proposals was a potent reason
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
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Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Subjects
Persons - First Nations of North America
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Lake
Burnaby - Brunette River
Burnaby - Deer Lake
Name Access
Green, George
Green, Mrs. C. A. Holmes
Holmes, William
Royal Engineers
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Book
History of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
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Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Subjects
Persons - First Nations of North America
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Lake
Burnaby - Brunette River
Burnaby - Deer Lake
Name Access
Green, George
Green, Mrs. C. A. Holmes
Holmes, William
Royal Engineers
Digital Book
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Book
History of Burnaby
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Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
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42 HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY was carried on by John Scales, R. E., whose son John Henry Scales lives today at 3520 Main Street, Vancouver. Once In that early day, the cattle did not come home as< usual, at night, and Mr. Scales and son searched the valley of the Brunette for them the
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Subjects
Persons - First Nations of North America
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Lake
Burnaby - Brunette River
Burnaby - Deer Lake
Name Access
Green, George
Green, Mrs. C. A. Holmes
Holmes, William
Royal Engineers
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Subjects
Persons - First Nations of North America
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burnaby Lake
Burnaby - Brunette River
Burnaby - Deer Lake
Name Access
Green, George
Green, Mrs. C. A. Holmes
Holmes, William
Royal Engineers
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
44 HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY Hugh McRoberts, a native of County Down, in Ireland, having spent some years in the Australian gold fields, sailed to California in 1856, and, when gold was discovered in quantity on the Fraser, he came to this . iJ « He, like Mr. Holmes, concluded that it
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Subjects
Persons - First Nations of North America
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Douglas Road
Burnaby - Burrard Inlet
Burnaby - Cariboo Road
Burnaby - False Creek Trail
Burnaby - North Arm Road
Name Access
Green, George
Royal Engineers
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Subjects
Persons - First Nations of North America
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Douglas Road
Burnaby - Burrard Inlet
Burnaby - Cariboo Road
Burnaby - False Creek Trail
Burnaby - North Arm Road
Name Access
Green, George
Royal Engineers
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Subjects
Persons - First Nations of North America
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Douglas Road
Burnaby - Burrard Inlet
Burnaby - Cariboo Road
Burnaby - False Creek Trail
Burnaby - North Arm Road
Name Access
Green, George
Royal Engineers
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY 47 personally interviewed the Governor, asking for the completion of the road to the Inlet. Douglas replied that “those interested in the road should tax themselves for it.” Murray and Kelso had “relinquished all claim and interest in the Douglas Street Waggon
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Subjects
Persons - First Nations of North America
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Douglas Road
Burnaby - Burrard Inlet
Burnaby - Cariboo Road
Burnaby - False Creek Trail
Burnaby - North Arm Road
Name Access
Green, George
Royal Engineers
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
48 HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY tool-making by the local blacksmiths through the use of coal, determined to act as sales agent, for the excellent, coal of Coal Harbour, which the geologist of the Plumper more than three years previously, had declared was “equal to the best Newcastle
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Subjects
Persons - First Nations of North America
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Douglas Road
Burnaby - Burrard Inlet
Burnaby - Cariboo Road
Burnaby - False Creek Trail
Burnaby - North Arm Road
Name Access
Green, George
Royal Engineers
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
  1 Digital Chapter  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Subjects
Persons - First Nations of North America
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Douglas Road
Burnaby - Burrard Inlet
Burnaby - Cariboo Road
Burnaby - False Creek Trail
Burnaby - North Arm Road
Name Access
Green, George
Royal Engineers
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
5C HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY summer of 1859, and now our guide proposed to show his client the lay of the land —and of the water. Beaching their craft, he persuaded the explorer to follow him into the forest, where even now the shades of evening were darkening their pathway. Following
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Subjects
Persons - First Nations of North America
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Douglas Road
Burnaby - Burrard Inlet
Burnaby - Cariboo Road
Burnaby - False Creek Trail
Burnaby - North Arm Road
Name Access
Green, George
Royal Engineers
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY fil incoming tide over the waters of False Creek. Passing the Indian village of Snatt, which .lay along the southern shore, where now the gigantic piers of concrete carry the southern end of the Burrard Street bridge, carrying its multitudes of white men to
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
Notes
This book is not divided into chapters. Sections have been created by Museum staff, based on the arrangement of topics in the book.
Original Book
Catalogue record for source book
Subjects LoC
Burnaby (B.C.) -- History
Subjects
Persons - First Nations of North America
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Douglas Road
Burnaby - Burrard Inlet
Burnaby - Cariboo Road
Burnaby - False Creek Trail
Burnaby - North Arm Road
Name Access
Green, George
Royal Engineers
Digital Book
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Burnaby Village Museum
Book
History of Burnaby
Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1947
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54 HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY slim arrow-like head on a swan-like neck rising at times almost 20 feet out of the water. But the real rulers of the American Cretaceous waters were the pythonomorphous saurians or sea serpents. They attained a length of more than 75 feet. Many kinds of fish
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HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY 57 fantastic in the lively measures of the mazurka or the graceful minuet. At ail such times, whether in jigs and reels, in the military schottische or the lancers, Mr. Scales was invariably the Master of Ceremonies, a finished artist in the Terpsichorean art
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Royal Engineers
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Rowling, William H.
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fin HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY cause of the little stream of purest water which, having rippled and murmured over a pebbly bed, within the cool and silent fastness of a primeval forest, emptied its limpid waters into the little bay which they, through countless years had formed as they
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British Columbia - Moodyville
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Royal Engineers
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Rowling, William H.
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62 HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY He was doubtless very well acquainted with the nature of the “gen- eral business” Mr. Rowling proposed to carry on at Burrard Inlet. Ships’ crews were perpetually giving trouble through drunkenness of their members. Neither the great natural surroundings of
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HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY 63 In ’59 he received a 20-year lease of timbered lands at Alberni, of 20,000 acres and in company with British partners built a mill there. It was completed on April 20, 1861.(1) Having quarreled with his partners before its completion, he withdrew from the Arm
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64 HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY New Westminster, June 3rd, 1865. To the Honourable, The Colonial Secretary, Sir: In accordance with your orders ot the 31st of May, I proceeded to Burrard Inlet, arriving there at 3 p.m., and marked out Captain Stamp's mill claim the same evening. (June 1st
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Royal Engineers
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Rowling, William H.
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66 HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY veniently forgotten at least one important crate of it, leaving it on the wharf at Glasgow, Scotland. But by June of 1867 the mill was running and the “Astarte”, the largest vessel yet to pass through the First Narrows had dropped anchor off the foot of
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British Columbia - Moodyville
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Royal Engineers
Scales, John Henry
Rogers, Jeremiah "Jerry"
Rowling, William H.
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68 HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY place for Indians’ dugouts. It was natural that such a spot should he selected very early for a temporary home, at least, by someone. Thomas Fisher, a stevedore for years at the Hastings Mill, who died in 1928 says: I came here in 1867 and built a little
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British Columbia - Moodyville
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Royal Engineers
Scales, John Henry
Rogers, Jeremiah "Jerry"
Rowling, William H.
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HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY G9 some years as a steamboat Captain on the Fraser; and as such he piloted the “Flying Dutchman” into Burrard Inlet in 1863. But selling booze was more congenial, and, when Captain Stamp had finally got his mill to opeiate, he saw an opening and entered that
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British Columbia - Moodyville
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Royal Engineers
Scales, John Henry
Rogers, Jeremiah "Jerry"
Rowling, William H.
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70 HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY Captain Stamp to the Government, Miller “was in possession of a part of the Government Reserve”. By the end of 1868, Captain Stamp had so lost favour with the government that his lease was cancelled, and on January 4th, 1869, his mill passed from his control
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British Columbia - Moodyville
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Royal Engineers
Scales, John Henry
Rogers, Jeremiah "Jerry"
Rowling, William H.
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HISTORY OF BURNABY AND VICINITY 71 their lives by huddling in the bottom of a dry well behind their log cabin. Ten or twelve feet deep, the moist and cool walls provided safety from the devouring flames whose fiery tongues shot upward amongst the resinous branches amid clouds of smoke, leaping
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Burnaby - Burrard Inlet
British Columbia - Moodyville
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Royal Engineers
Scales, John Henry
Rogers, Jeremiah "Jerry"
Rowling, William H.
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