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Nichols Chemical Company

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34279
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1910
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 8.6 x 13.9
Item No.
015-001
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Nichols Chemical Company on Barnet Road, Barnet, with buildings at the edge of the water.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1910
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
015-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w postcard ; 8.6 x 13.9
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photographic postcard of Nichols Chemical Company on Barnet Road, Barnet, with buildings at the edge of the water.
Photographer
Timms Photographic Co.
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Names
Nichols Chemical Company Limited
Notes
Title based on caption of photograph
Annotation at bottom of photograph reads, "Nichols Chemical Co. Ltd., Barnet, BC / Timms"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Barnet Road
Historic Neighbourhood
Barnet (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1958
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 18.4 x 23.5 cm
Item No.
062-001
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Municipal Works Yard with pipes stacked outside and a building in the background.
  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.
062-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 18.4 x 23.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby Municipal Works Yard with pipes stacked outside and a building in the background.
Subjects
Public Services - Public Works
Buildings - Industrial
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1958
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.2 x 25.4 cm
Item No.
064-001
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Esso filling station at Lake City with trucks parked in an industrial area.
  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.
064-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.2 x 25.4 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Esso filling station at Lake City with trucks parked in an industrial area.
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Buildings - Commercial - Service Stations
Transportation - Trucks
Names
Esso
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Planning Study Area
Lake City Area
Images
Less detail

Cypress Equipment building

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34641
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1965]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.7 cm
Item No.
075-001
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the Cypress Equipment building at Lougheed Highway and Holdom Avenue.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1965]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
075-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.7 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the Cypress Equipment building at Lougheed Highway and Holdom Avenue.
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Names
Cypress Equipment
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Lougheed Highway
Burnaby - Holdom Avenue
Images
Less detail

Brantford Coach and Body Ltd.

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34642
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1959]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.7 cm
Item No.
076-001
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Brantford Coach and Body Ltd. at 6055 Gilmore Avenue. Signs on the building show the business name and also read, "Sales" and "Service."
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1959]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
076-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.7 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Brantford Coach and Body Ltd. at 6055 Gilmore Avenue. Signs on the building show the business name and also read, "Sales" and "Service."
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Names
Brantford Coach and Body Limited
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 6055 Gilmore Avenue
Burnaby - Gilmore Avenue
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[196-]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.6 x 24.7 cm
Item No.
077-001
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Kenworth Truck Company on Kitchener Street. An electric sign in the upper right of the photo reads "Kenworth Trucks." Trucks are parked in a row outside with the front of the trucks visible.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[196-]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
077-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.6 x 24.7 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Kenworth Truck Company on Kitchener Street. An electric sign in the upper right of the photo reads "Kenworth Trucks." Trucks are parked in a row outside with the front of the trucks visible.
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Transportation - Trucks
Industries - Trucking
Names
Kenworth Truck Company
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Kitchener Street
Burnaby - 3750 Kitchener Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Broadview (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
West Central Valley Area
Images
Less detail

Sidney Roofing and Paper Company

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34676
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1960]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.2 x 25.7 cm mounted on cardboard
Item No.
091-001
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Sidney Roofing and Paper Company located in South Burnaby.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1960]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
091-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.2 x 25.7 cm mounted on cardboard
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Sidney Roofing and Paper Company located in South Burnaby.
Photographer
Graphic Industries Limited
Subjects
Aerial Photographs
Buildings - Industrial
Names
Sidney Roofing and Paper Company Limited
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Bottom of photo has the "Sidney Products" logo and reads, "Sidney Roofing & Paper Co. Ltd."
Printed on back of cardboard "GIL: Graphic Industries Ltd. / Vancouver's Largest Commercial Photographers / 1201 Melville St., Vancouver 1, B.C. / Phone MUtual 1-4174 File No: 4601 3"
Annotation on back of photograph reads, "[illegible of Sid R. in Burnaby looking N/W / June 5 '58"
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Historic Neighbourhood
Fraser Arm (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Big Bend Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1958]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.3 x 25.3 cm
Item No.
096-001
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Weiser Lock Co. of Canada Ltd. at 1895 Hawthorne Terrace (later renumbered 7373 Hawthorne Terrace, then 6700 Beresford Street).
  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.
096-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.3 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 exterior of Weiser Lock Co. of Canada Ltd. at 1895 Hawthorne Terrace (later renumbered 7373 Hawthorne Terrace, then 6700 Beresford Street).
Photographer
Williams Brothers Photographers Limited
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Names
Weiser Lock Company of Canada Limited
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp and annotation on the back of photograph reads, "Williams Bros. Photographers Ltd. / 413 Granville St., Vancouver 2, B.C. / Phone Tatlow 8588 / 07004-1"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Hawthorne Terrace
Burnaby - 7373 Hawthorne Terrace
Burnaby - 6700 Beresford Street
Burnaby - Beresford Street
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Kingsway-Beresford Area
Images
Less detail

Lenkurt Electric Company

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34690
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1957]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.3 x 25.3 cm
Item No.
099-001
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of aerial view of the Lenkurt Electric Company at 6960 Lougheed Highway (later renumbered 7018 Lougheed Highway). A sign on the top of the building reads, "Lenkurt." An information sheet from the Company Relation Division of Lenkurt attached to the back of the photograph reads, "Aerial…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1957]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
099-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.3 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 aerial view of the Lenkurt Electric Company at 6960 Lougheed Highway (later renumbered 7018 Lougheed Highway). A sign on the top of the building reads, "Lenkurt." An information sheet from the Company Relation Division of Lenkurt attached to the back of the photograph reads, "Aerial view of a 34,000 square foot building including a 19,000 square foot extension to the existing 15,000 square foot plant of Lenkurt Electric Co. of Canada Ltd. in North Burnaby, B.C., as at May 10th, 1957. / The building is situated on 20 acres of land and faces north onto Lougheed Highway."
Photographer
Commercial Illustrators Industrial Photographers
Subjects
Aerial Photographs
Geographic Features - Automobile Parking Lots
Buildings - Industrial
Names
Lenkurt Electric Company
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp and annotation on back of photograph reads, "TA. 8817 / Commerical Illustrators / Industrial Photographers / 601 Denman St., Vancouver 5, B.C. / File No. 1080-1"
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Lougheed Highway
Burnaby - 7018 Lougheed Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Lozells (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Government Road Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1958]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.2 x 25.6 cm
Item No.
100-001
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the B.C. Electric Co. gas distribution centre building.
  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.
100-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.2 x 25.6 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the B.C. Electric Co. gas distribution centre building.
Photographer
Graphic Industries Limited
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Printed at bottom right front of photo, "B.C. Electric"
Stamp on back of photo reads, "Photo by Graphic Industries Ltd. / File No. 4383 / Vancouver, Canada / MUtual 1-4174"
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Images
Less detail

Lake City Industrial Park

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34703
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1962]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 15.2 x 19.6 cm
Item No.
108-001
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Lake City Industrial Park.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1962]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
108-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 15.2 x 19.6 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Lake City Industrial Park.
Subjects
Aerial Photographs
Buildings - Industrial
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Planning Study Area
Lake City Area
Images
Less detail

Triangle Conduit and Cable Ltd.

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34708
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1960]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm
Item No.
112-001
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Triangle Conduit and Cable Ltd. at 7515 Gilley Avenue. A sign on the front of the building reads, "Triangle Conduit & Cable (Canada) Ltd." and the door is numbered 1902.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1960]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
112-001
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Triangle Conduit and Cable Ltd. at 7515 Gilley Avenue. A sign on the front of the building reads, "Triangle Conduit & Cable (Canada) Ltd." and the door is numbered 1902.
Photographer
Dominion Photo Co.
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Names
Triangle Conduit and Cable Limited
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Bottom left corner of photograph reads, "38891 Dominion Photo Co., Vancouver, B.C."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Gilley Avenue
Burnaby - 7515 Gilley Avenue
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Windsor Area
Images
Less detail

Large crowd at Edmonds and Kingsway

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37327
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912 (date of original), copied [1997]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12 cm print
Item No.
350-021
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a large crowd gathered near Edmonds and Kingsway to welcome the Duke of Connaught during his visit to Burnaby. Two interurban cars can be seen in the background. The Duke of Connaught was Governor General of Canada at this time.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912 (date of original), copied [1997]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
350-021
Accession Number
BHS997-9
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of a large crowd gathered near Edmonds and Kingsway to welcome the Duke of Connaught during his visit to Burnaby. Two interurban cars can be seen in the background. The Duke of Connaught was Governor General of Canada at this time.
Subjects
Persons - Crowds
Transportation - Electric Railroad
Events - Royal Visits
Events - Visits of State
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Edmonds Street
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Edmonds Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912 (date of original), copied [1997]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12 cm print
Item No.
350-023
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the welcome arch erected at Edmonds and Kingsway to welcome Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught during his visit to Burnaby. A large crowd is milling around the decorated arch which reads, "Burnaby Welcomes You." Prince Arthur was Governor General of Canada at this time.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912 (date of original), copied [1997]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
350-023
Accession Number
BHS997-9
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the welcome arch erected at Edmonds and Kingsway to welcome Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught during his visit to Burnaby. A large crowd is milling around the decorated arch which reads, "Burnaby Welcomes You." Prince Arthur was Governor General of Canada at this time.
Subjects
Persons - Crowds
Events - Royal Visits
Events - Visits of State
Symbols - Flags
Structures - Arches
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Edmonds Street
Burnaby - Kingsway
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Edmonds Area
Images
Less detail

Headquarter buildings at the submarine works yard

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto38602
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Item No.
466-001
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the headquarter buildings at the submarine works yard at Barnet. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs from being built in the United States. Instead, …
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
466-001
Accession Number
BHS2004-9
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the headquarter buildings at the submarine works yard at Barnet. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs from being built in the United States. Instead, the company operated a facility at Barnet to complete the contract.
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Transportation - Submarines
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Names
Royal Russian Navy
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Barnet Highway
Burnaby - Barnet Village
Burnaby - 8774 Barnet Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Barnet (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

Headquarter buildings at the submarine works yard

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto38603
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Item No.
466-002
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the headquarters of the submarine works yard at Barnet. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs from being built in the United States. Instead, the compan…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
466-002
Accession Number
BHS2004-9
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the headquarters of the submarine works yard at Barnet. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs from being built in the United States. Instead, the company operated a facility at Barnet to complete the contract.
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Transportation - Submarines
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Occupations - Labourers
Names
Royal Russian Navy
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Barnet Highway
Burnaby - Barnet Village
Burnaby - 8774 Barnet Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Barnet (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

Labourers at the Barnet submarine works yard

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto38604
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Item No.
466-003
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a large number of labourers (all unidentified) seated outside a building at the submarine works yard at Barnet. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs fr…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
466-003
Accession Number
BHS2004-9
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of a large number of labourers (all unidentified) seated outside a building at the submarine works yard at Barnet. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs from being built in the United States. Instead, the company operated a facility at Barnet to complete the contract.
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Transportation - Submarines
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Occupations - Labourers
Names
Royal Russian Navy
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Barnet Village
Burnaby - Barnet Highway
Burnaby - 8774 Barnet Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Barnet (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

Buildings at the submarine works yard

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto38605
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Item No.
466-004
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a large building at the site of the submarine works yard in Barnet. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs from being built in the United States. Instea…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
466-004
Accession Number
BHS2004-9
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of a large building at the site of the submarine works yard in Barnet. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs from being built in the United States. Instead, the company operated a facility at Barnet to complete the contract.
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Transportation - Submarines
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Occupations - Labourers
Names
Royal Russian Navy
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph.
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Barnet Village
Burnaby - Barnet Highway
Burnaby - 8774 Barnet Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Barnet (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

Submarine works yard at Barnet

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto38606
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Item No.
466-005
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the submarine works yard at Barnet in Burnaby. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs from being built in the United States. Instead, the company operat…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
466-005
Accession Number
BHS2004-9
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the submarine works yard at Barnet in Burnaby. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs from being built in the United States. Instead, the company operated a facility at Barnet to complete the contract.
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Transportation - Submarines
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Occupations - Labourers
Construction Tools and Equipment
Names
Royal Russian Navy
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Barnet Highway
Burnaby - Barnet Village
Burnaby - 8774 Barnet Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Barnet (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Item No.
466-006
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of scaffolding erected for the construction of submarines at the manufacturing site in Barnet, Burnaby. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs from being b…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
466-006
Accession Number
BHS2004-9
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of scaffolding erected for the construction of submarines at the manufacturing site in Barnet, Burnaby. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs from being built in the United States. Instead, the company operated a facility at Barnet to complete the contract.
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Transportation - Submarines
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Names
Royal Russian Navy
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph.
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Barnet Highway
Burnaby - Barnet Village
Burnaby - 8774 Barnet Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Barnet (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

Submarine works yard at Barnet

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto38610
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Item No.
466-009
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the buildings and grounds of the submarine works yard at Barnet. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs from being built in the United States. Instead, …
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
466-009
Accession Number
BHS2004-9
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the buildings and grounds of the submarine works yard at Barnet. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs from being built in the United States. Instead, the company operated a facility at Barnet to complete the contract.
Subjects
Buildings - Industrial
Transportation - Submarines
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Names
Royal Russian Navy
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Barnet Village
Burnaby - Barnet Highway
Burnaby - 8774 Barnet Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Barnet (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

Submarine works yard at Barnet

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto38611
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Item No.
466-010
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the submarine works yard at Barnet. Visible in the photograph is the extensive system of scaffolding used during construction and to the right a building can be seen. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, …
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
466-010
Accession Number
BHS2004-9
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the submarine works yard at Barnet. Visible in the photograph is the extensive system of scaffolding used during construction and to the right a building can be seen. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs from being built in the United States. Instead, the company operated a facility at Barnet to complete the contract.
Subjects
Transportation - Submarines
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Construction Tools and Equipment
Buildings - Industrial
Names
Royal Russian Navy
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph.
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Barnet Village
Burnaby - Barnet Highway
Burnaby - 8774 Barnet Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Barnet (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

Submarine works yard at Barnet

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto38612
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Item No.
466-011
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the submarine works yard at Barnet. An extensive system of scaffolding can be seen with power lines running alongside it. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented …
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
466-011
Accession Number
BHS2004-9
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the submarine works yard at Barnet. An extensive system of scaffolding can be seen with power lines running alongside it. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs from being built in the United States. Instead, the company operated a facility at Barnet to complete the contract.
Subjects
Transportation - Submarines
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Buildings - Industrial
Names
Royal Russian Navy
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Barnet Village
Burnaby - Barnet Highway
Burnaby - 8774 Barnet Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Barnet (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

Scaffolding for submarine construction

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto38616
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Item No.
466-015
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of scaffolding set up for the manufacture of submarines at the submarine works yard at Barnet. Numerous labourers and two industrial buildings can be seen in the background. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russi…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1917] (date of original), copied 2004
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
466-015
Accession Number
BHS2004-9
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 28 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of scaffolding set up for the manufacture of submarines at the submarine works yard at Barnet. Numerous labourers and two industrial buildings can be seen in the background. During World War One, the Royal Russian Navy contracted with a Seattle-based company to build submarines for Russia, but American neutrality in the war prevented the subs from being built in the United States. Instead, the company operated a facility at Barnet to complete the contract.
Subjects
Transportation - Submarines
Wars - World War, 1914-1918
Construction Tools and Equipment
Buildings - Industrial
Occupations - Labourers
Names
Royal Russian Navy
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph.
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Barnet Village
Burnaby - Barnet Highway
Burnaby - 8774 Barnet Highway
Historic Neighbourhood
Barnet (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Burnaby Mountain Area
Images
Less detail

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