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Repository
Burnaby Heritage Planning
Civic Address
6445 Arbroath Street
Description
'The Gables' is a one and one-half storey plus basement residence with a distinctive cross-gambrel roof. The foundations and first storey facade are constructed of granite rubble-stone with raised pointing, and the remainder of the house is clad in cedar shingles. It is now part of the Tudor Grove …
Associated Dates
1920
Formal Recognition
Heritage Designation, Community Heritage Register
Other Names
John & Christina Mackie House
Street View URL
Google Maps Street View
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Repository
Burnaby Heritage Planning
Other Names
John & Christina Mackie House
Civic Address
6445 Arbroath Street
Associated Dates
1920
Formal Recognition
Heritage Designation, Community Heritage Register
Enactment Type
Bylaw No. 10314
Enactment Date
15/01/1996
Description
'The Gables' is a one and one-half storey plus basement residence with a distinctive cross-gambrel roof. The foundations and first storey facade are constructed of granite rubble-stone with raised pointing, and the remainder of the house is clad in cedar shingles. It is now part of the Tudor Grove residential complex.
Heritage Value
The residence is valued as the house of John Mackie (1879-1937) and Christina Mackie (1881-1959) and is significant as the last house remaining from the original Highland Park subdivision. The area was first laid out in 1902, and then remarketed by C.L. Merritt and Company in 1911 as 'Gilley Park - the Suburb Beautiful.' Located on the B.C. Electric Railway interurban line, this was one of many middle-class commuter suburbs in Burnaby promoted during the Edwardian era. These suburbs were reflective of the City Beautiful Movement, a process of urbanization that sought to create morally, socially and aesthetically uplifting civic environments. The site is significant as a rare example of a modest residence incorporating high quality Arts and Crafts stylistic elements. Unusual for a house of this moderate scale, the foundation, first storey walls and chimney are constructed of rough-dressed granite. John Mackie was a stone mason, and it is assumed that he undertook the work himself. The cross gambrel roof is an unusual feature, relatively uncommon in B.C., from which the house derives its name, ‘The Gables.’
Defining Elements
Key elements that define the heritage character of 'The Gables' include its: - location in the original Highland Park subdivision - vernacular residential form, scale and massing as exemplified by the one and one-half storey plus basement height, inset porch and symmetrical, rectangular plan - cross-gambrel roof with closed eaves and returned lower edges, clad with cedar shingles - Arts and Crafts influence as exemplified in its use of natural materials such as rough-dressed granite rubble-stone foundation, first storey walls and chimney, and cedar shingle siding on the upper storey - other elements of masonry construction, such as the granite window-box brackets, granite stair cheeks and granite interior chimney with rustic cap - wooden-sash windows - house name, ‘The Gables,’ carved into a granite block on the left-hand pier of the front porch
Historic Neighbourhood
Edmonds (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Kingsway-Beresford Area
Person
John Mackie
Christina Mackie
Function
Primary Historic--Single Dwelling
Primary Current--Single Dwelling
Community
Burnaby
Cadastral Identifier
002-837-765
Boundaries
'The Gables' is comprised of a single residential lot located at 6445 Arbroath Street, Burnaby.
Area
5453.12
Contributing Resource
Building
Ownership
Private
Geographic Access
Burnaby - 6445 Arbroath Street
Burnaby - 6577 Southoaks Crescent
Street View URL
Google Maps Street View
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1940]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway 4-6-4 Hudson Type steam locomotive no. 2863 (built in 1940) at Coquitlam.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway 4-6-4 Hudson Type steam locomotive no. 2863 (built in 1940) at Coquitlam.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Accession Code
BV985.6114.29
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1940]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 2863/ at Coquitlam"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "762"
Images
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Letter re surveying of Lots 9, 54 (or 55) 106, and 107

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumtextualrecord11145
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
Dec. 13, 1927
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
3 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of a typewritten letter dated December 13th, 1927 to "R. Newman, Esq., C.M.C. Corp. of Coquitlam, Maillardville, B.C." "Re. Lots 9, 54 (or 55) 106, and 107, Group 1, New Westminster District" from G.K. Burnett, B.C.L.S.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
3 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of a typewritten letter dated December 13th, 1927 to "R. Newman, Esq., C.M.C. Corp. of Coquitlam, Maillardville, B.C." "Re. Lots 9, 54 (or 55) 106, and 107, Group 1, New Westminster District" from G.K. Burnett, B.C.L.S.
Creator
G.K. Burnett
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Burnaby - North Road
Accession Code
BV003.83.24
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
Dec. 13, 1927
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of item
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Letter re Special Survey of District Lots 9, 55 (or 54) 106 and 107

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
Dec. 5, 1927
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
Item consists of a typewritten letter dated December 5, 1927, addressee "R.C. McDonald, Esq., New Westminster, B.C.". "Re. Special Survey of District Lots 9, 55 (or 54) 106 and 107, Group 1, N.W.D." from Burnett & McGguan.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
Item consists of a typewritten letter dated December 5, 1927, addressee "R.C. McDonald, Esq., New Westminster, B.C.". "Re. Special Survey of District Lots 9, 55 (or 54) 106 and 107, Group 1, N.W.D." from Burnett & McGguan.
Creator
Burnett & McGugan
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Accession Code
BV003.83.25
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
Dec. 5, 1927
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of item
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Letter re North Boundary of Lots 9 and 107, Group 1, New Westminster District

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumtextualrecord11148
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
Dec. 13, 1910
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
2 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of a handwritten letter dated December 13th 1910, from the "CORPORATION OF LAND SURVEYORS / OF THE PROVINCE OF BRITISH COLUMBIA...". the letter is addressed to "To. Albert J. Hill, Esq." "B.C.L.S." with the title "W.N. Draper -v- Albert J. Hill / RE - NORTH BOUNDARY OF LOTS 9 & 107. …
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
2 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of a handwritten letter dated December 13th 1910, from the "CORPORATION OF LAND SURVEYORS / OF THE PROVINCE OF BRITISH COLUMBIA...". the letter is addressed to "To. Albert J. Hill, Esq." "B.C.L.S." with the title "W.N. Draper -v- Albert J. Hill / RE - NORTH BOUNDARY OF LOTS 9 & 107. NEW WESTMINSTER DIST."The letter is signed "A. Roberts" "Secretary Treasurer & Registrar"
Creator
A. Roberts (Corporation of Land Surveyors of the Province of British Columbia)
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Burnaby - North Road
Accession Code
BV003.83.27
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
Dec. 13, 1910
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of item
Note in red crayon on verso of letter reads: "001607"
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Letter re land surveying in Lot 106 and NE 1/4 Sec. 19 Twp 2

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumtextualrecord11150
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1910
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
4 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of four handwritten letters dated between October 9, 1910 and October 27, 1910 (3 pages are handwritten copies of letters from W.N. Draper) regarding . All letters include "CORPORATION OF LAND SURVEYORS OF THE PROVINCE OF BRITISH COLUMBIA" letterhead. The first letter is addressed to …
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
4 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of four handwritten letters dated between October 9, 1910 and October 27, 1910 (3 pages are handwritten copies of letters from W.N. Draper) regarding . All letters include "CORPORATION OF LAND SURVEYORS OF THE PROVINCE OF BRITISH COLUMBIA" letterhead. The first letter is addressed to "A.J. Hill / BC Land Surveyor" from Sydney Roberts Secretary of Surveyors' Corporation and the subsequent copies originate from letters addressed to S.A. Roberts from W.N. Draper.
Creator
S.A. Roberts
Geographic Access
Burnaby - North Road
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Accession Code
BV003.83.29
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
1910
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of file
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Letter re surveying of North Road and the north boundary of Lot 9, G1

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
Oct. 28, 1910
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
Item consists of a carbon copy of a letter written by Sydney Roberts (Secretary of Surveyors' Corporation) re surveying of North Road, dated October 28th 1910.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
Item consists of a carbon copy of a letter written by Sydney Roberts (Secretary of Surveyors' Corporation) re surveying of North Road, dated October 28th 1910.
Creator
Sydney Roberts
Geographic Access
Burnaby - North Road
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Accession Code
BV003.83.30
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
Oct. 28, 1910
Media Type
Textual Record
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Letter re North Boundary of Lot 9, Group 1

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
April 7, 1911
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
Item consists of a carbon copy of a letter written by Sydney Roberts (Secretary of Surveyors' Corporation) re surveying the north boundary of Lot 9, Group 1, New Westminster District, dated April 7, 1911.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
Item consists of a carbon copy of a letter written by Sydney Roberts (Secretary of Surveyors' Corporation) re surveying the north boundary of Lot 9, Group 1, New Westminster District, dated April 7, 1911.
Creator
S.A. Roberts
Geographic Access
Burnaby - North Road
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Accession Code
BV003.83.31
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
April 7, 1911
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of item
Handwritten in red crayon on verso reads: "001607"
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Letter re North Boundary of Lot 9, Group 1, NWD

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
April 6, 1911
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
Item consists of a handwritten letter addressed to Albert J. Hill BC Land Surveyor, by Sydney Roberts (Secretary of Surveyors' Corporation) "Re North Boundary of Lot 9 G. 1 N.W.D." dated April 6, 1911.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
Item consists of a handwritten letter addressed to Albert J. Hill BC Land Surveyor, by Sydney Roberts (Secretary of Surveyors' Corporation) "Re North Boundary of Lot 9 G. 1 N.W.D." dated April 6, 1911.
Creator
Sydney A. Roberts
Geographic Access
Burnaby - North Road
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Accession Code
BV003.83.32
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
April 6, 1911
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of item
Handwritten in red crayon on verso reads: "001607"
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Letter re survey of District Lots 9, 55, 106 & 107 Group 1, New Westminster District

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumtextualrecord11154
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1927
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
4 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of two typewritten letters. A three page carbon copy from Burnett & McGugan, dated 16th April 1927 Re: "DL 9-54-106-107, Gp. 1" is addressed to "R. Newman, Esq., / Corporation of Coquitlam, / Maillardville, BC". One page letter dated September 14th, 1927, includes the letterhead of "C…
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
4 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of two typewritten letters. A three page carbon copy from Burnett & McGugan, dated 16th April 1927 Re: "DL 9-54-106-107, Gp. 1" is addressed to "R. Newman, Esq., / Corporation of Coquitlam, / Maillardville, BC". One page letter dated September 14th, 1927, includes the letterhead of "Corporation of the District of Coquitlam / Muncipal Hall / Maillardville, BC" is addressed to "Messrs. Burnett & McGugan, / Engineers..." regarding a request for a "preliminary survey of District Lots 9, 55, 106 & 107". The letter is signed by Clerk "Hobart Newman".
Creator
Burnett, McGugan, Robert Newman
Geographic Access
Burnaby - North Road
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Accession Code
BV003.83.33
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
1927
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of file
Note in pencil on letter dated April 16, 1927 reads: "File under & Index / {DL 9, 54, 106, 107} Group 1"
Note in pencil on verso of letter dated September 14th, 1927 reads: "Env. 3468"
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Letters re surveying of District Lot 9, Group 1, New Westminster District

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1910-1911
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
8 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of six letters of correspondence between B.C. Land Surveyor, Albert J. Hill and British Columbia Land Surveyor's Corporation (secretary, Sydney Roberts) regarding the surveying of District Lot 9, Group 1, New Westminster District (DL 9 is located along the east side of North Road in C…
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
File
Physical Description
8 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of six letters of correspondence between B.C. Land Surveyor, Albert J. Hill and British Columbia Land Surveyor's Corporation (secretary, Sydney Roberts) regarding the surveying of District Lot 9, Group 1, New Westminster District (DL 9 is located along the east side of North Road in Coquitlam). The correspondence takes place between December 19, 1910 and March 10, 1911.
Creator
Sydney Roberts, BC Corporation of Land Surveyors
Albert Hill
Geographic Access
Burnaby - North Road
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Accession Code
BV003.83.35
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
1910-1911
Media Type
Textual Record
Notes
Title based on contents of file
Sketch plan in pencil at bottom page of letter dated February 13, 1911
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1927]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 7.5 x 13.7 cm on page 17.5 x 23.7 cm
Item No.
020-034
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the water, looking towards mountains at a location identified as Nicomen Slough, near Deroche.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1927]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Series
Peers Photograph Album
Description Level
Item
Item No.
020-034
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 7.5 x 13.7 cm on page 17.5 x 23.7 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the water, looking towards mountains at a location identified as Nicomen Slough, near Deroche.
Subjects
Geographic Features - Sloughs
Notes
Title based on caption accompanying photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Deroche
Images
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Cutting pile tops for Nicomen Slough Bridge

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1927
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6.8 x 12.2 cm on page 17.5 x 23.7 cm
Item No.
020-035
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of workmen operating machinery to cut pile tops for the Nicomen Slough Bridge, near Deroche.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1927
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Series
Peers Photograph Album
Description Level
Item
Item No.
020-035
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6.8 x 12.2 cm on page 17.5 x 23.7 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of workmen operating machinery to cut pile tops for the Nicomen Slough Bridge, near Deroche.
Subjects
Construction - Bridge Construction
Structures - Bridges
Construction Tools and Equipment
Occupations - Labourers
Notes
Title based on caption accompanying photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Deroche
Images
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Nicomen Slough Bridge construction

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34329
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1927
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6.9 x 12 cm on page 17.5 x 23.7 cm
Item No.
020-036
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of workmen operating machinery to cut pile tops for the Nicomen Slough Bridge, near Deroche.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1927
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Series
Peers Photograph Album
Description Level
Item
Item No.
020-036
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6.9 x 12 cm on page 17.5 x 23.7 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of workmen operating machinery to cut pile tops for the Nicomen Slough Bridge, near Deroche.
Subjects
Construction - Bridge Construction
Structures - Bridges
Construction Tools and Equipment
Occupations - Labourers
Notes
Title based on caption accompanying photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Deroche
Images
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Aerial photograph of Port Moody and Coquitlam

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto84889
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Allan Amundsen collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Item No.
561-010
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Burrard Inlet, Port Moody and Coquitlam.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Allan Amundsen collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
561-010
Accession Number
2014-08
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
In Archives only
Reproduction Restriction
No reproduction permitted
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Burrard Inlet, Port Moody and Coquitlam.
Photographer
BC Government Air Photographs
Subjects
Aerial Photographs
Geographic Features - Inlets
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
This photo is indentified as BC5061:76 and connects with B.C. air photograph BC5061:77 to the west and BC5061:75 to the east
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burrard Inlet
British Columbia - Port Moody
British Columbia - Coquitlam
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Aerial photograph of Coquitlam

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto84890
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Allan Amundsen collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Item No.
561-011
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Coquitlam with Burrard Inlet on the western edge of the image.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Allan Amundsen collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
561-011
Accession Number
2014-08
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
In Archives only
Reproduction Restriction
No reproduction permitted
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Coquitlam with Burrard Inlet on the western edge of the image.
Photographer
BC Government Air Photographs
Subjects
Aerial Photographs
Geographic Features - Inlets
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
This photo is identified as BC5061:75 and connects with B.C. air photograph BC5061:76 to the west
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burrard Inlet
British Columbia - Port Moody
British Columbia - Coquitlam
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Aerial photograph of Burnaby

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto84891
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Allan Amundsen collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Item No.
561-012
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Burnaby north of Lougheed Highway.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Allan Amundsen collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
561-012
Accession Number
2014-08
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
In Archives only
Reproduction Restriction
No reproduction permitted
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Burnaby north of Lougheed Highway.
Photographer
BC Government Air Photographs
Subjects
Aerial Photographs
Geographic Features - Inlets
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
This photo is indentified as BC5061:117 and connects with B.C. air photograph BC5061:118 to the east
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burrard Inlet
British Columbia - Port Moody
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Historic Neighbourhood
Burnaby Lake (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Parkcrest-Aubrey Area
Ardingley-Sprott Area
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Aerial photograph of Burnaby and Coquitlam

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto84914
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Allan Amundsen collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Item No.
561-032
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of East Burnaby and Coquitlam with North Road running through the centre.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Allan Amundsen collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
561-032
Accession Number
2014-08
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
In Archives only
Reproduction Restriction
No reproduction permitted
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of East Burnaby and Coquitlam with North Road running through the centre.
Photographer
BC Government Air Photographs
Subjects
Aerial Photographs
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
This photo is indentified as BC5062:71 and connects with B.C. air photograph BC5062:70 to the west
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cameron Area
Cariboo-Armstrong Area
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Aerial photograph of Coquitlam

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto84915
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Allan Amundsen collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Item No.
561-033
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Coquitlam east of North Road and north of Brunette Avenue. Como Lake can be seen to the north.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Allan Amundsen collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
561-033
Accession Number
2014-08
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
In Archives only
Reproduction Restriction
No reproduction permitted
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Coquitlam east of North Road and north of Brunette Avenue. Como Lake can be seen to the north.
Photographer
BC Government Air Photographs
Subjects
Aerial Photographs
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
This photo is indentified as BC5062:19 and connects with B.C. air photograph BC5062:18 to the east
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
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Aerial photograph of Coquitlam

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Allan Amundsen collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Item No.
561-034
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Coquitlam. Como Lake can be seen in the north west corner of the photograph.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Allan Amundsen collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
561-034
Accession Number
2014-08
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
In Archives only
Reproduction Restriction
No reproduction permitted
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Coquitlam. Como Lake can be seen in the north west corner of the photograph.
Photographer
BC Government Air Photographs
Subjects
Aerial Photographs
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
This photo is indentified as BC5062:18 and connects with B.C. air photograph BC5062:19 to the west and B.C. air photograph BC5062:17 to the east
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
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Aerial photograph of Coquitlam

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Allan Amundsen collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Item No.
561-035
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Coquitlam with Mundy Park and Lougheed Highway to the north east.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Allan Amundsen collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
561-035
Accession Number
2014-08
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
In Archives only
Reproduction Restriction
No reproduction permitted
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Coquitlam with Mundy Park and Lougheed Highway to the north east.
Photographer
BC Government Air Photographs
Subjects
Aerial Photographs
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
This photo is indentified as BC5062:17 and connects with B.C. air photograph BC5062:18 to the west and B.C. air photograph BC5062:16 to the east
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
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Aerial photograph of Coquitlam

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto84918
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Allan Amundsen collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Item No.
561-036
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Coquitlam with Mundy Park to the north west and Lougheed Highway to the east.
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1963
Collection/Fonds
Allan Amundsen collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
561-036
Accession Number
2014-08
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.5 x 22.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
In Archives only
Reproduction Restriction
No reproduction permitted
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of Coquitlam with Mundy Park to the north west and Lougheed Highway to the east.
Photographer
BC Government Air Photographs
Subjects
Aerial Photographs
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
This photo is indentified as BC5062:16 and connects with B.C. air photograph BC5062:17 to the west
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
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Clarice Wilks' Fraser Mills Class

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Item No.
204-303
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Clarice Wilks in her class at Fraser Mills (now Coquitlam). Students are seated at desks in a classroom and Clarice Wilks is standing by the blackboard at the front of the class. Clarice Wilks (later Clarice Eaton) was the wife of early Vancouver Heights resident, Dr. Carl Eaton. She …
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1912 (date of original), copied 1986
Collection/Fonds
Mayor's Office fonds
Series
Pioneer Tales files
Description Level
Item
Item No.
204-303
Accession Number
BHS988-3
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 17.8 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of Clarice Wilks in her class at Fraser Mills (now Coquitlam). Students are seated at desks in a classroom and Clarice Wilks is standing by the blackboard at the front of the class. Clarice Wilks (later Clarice Eaton) was the wife of early Vancouver Heights resident, Dr. Carl Eaton. She taught school in Fraser Mills and travelled there daily on the Burnaby Lake Interurban.
Photographer
Eaton, Dr. Carl
Subjects
Buildings - Schools
Occupations - Teachers
Names
Eaton, Clarice Wilks
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
British Columbia - Fraser Mills
Images
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1944 (date of original), copied 1992
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.8 x 12.7 cm print
Item No.
315-272
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Klub family home at 562 Craig Avenue (old street numbering system) looking north toward Coquitlam.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1944 (date of original), copied 1992
Collection/Fonds
Community Heritage Commission Special Projects fonds
Series
Burnaby Centennial Anthology series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
315-272
Accession Number
BHS994-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.8 x 12.7 cm print
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Klub family home at 562 Craig Avenue (old street numbering system) looking north toward Coquitlam.
Subjects
Buildings - Residences - Houses
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Craig Avenue
Burnaby - 7620 Craig Avenue
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Historic Neighbourhood
East Burnaby (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Cariboo-Armstrong Area
Images
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1951
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm
Item No.
463-030
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photographs of thirty-nine students and their teacher on the steps of Austin Heights School. A note on the back of the picture indicates that this was the grade one class, although all the children are unidentified.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1951
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Historical Society Community Archives Collection
Series
Burnaby Historical Society Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
463-030
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photographs of thirty-nine students and their teacher on the steps of Austin Heights School. A note on the back of the picture indicates that this was the grade one class, although all the children are unidentified.
Photographer
Layton
Subjects
Occupations - Teachers
Names
Austin Heights School
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph.
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
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Dr. Ronald Harrop and family

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto45204
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1968, published July 24, 1968
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 8.5 cm
Item No.
480-100
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Dr. Ronald Harrop sitting in front of his family's 100 year old grandfather clock, with his wife and two sons standing behind him. At the time of the photograph, he was the Head of the Mathematics Department at Simon Fraser University.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1968, published July 24, 1968
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-100
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 8.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Dr. Ronald Harrop sitting in front of his family's 100 year old grandfather clock, with his wife and two sons standing behind him. At the time of the photograph, he was the Head of the Mathematics Department at Simon Fraser University.
Subjects
Occupations - Teachers
Names
Harrop, Dr. Ronald
Simon Fraser University
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
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Mark Turris with his grandmother

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1980, published January 28, 1980
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 14.5 x 23 cm
Item No.
480-591
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby cartoonist Mark Turris standing in front of the exhibition of his work at the Place des Arts. His grandmother, Mrs. B. Turris, who's paintings are also in the show, is standing across from him. Mark Tunnis was known for his cartoon; "Father Dickens".
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1980, published January 28, 1980
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-591
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 14.5 x 23 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Burnaby cartoonist Mark Turris standing in front of the exhibition of his work at the Place des Arts. His grandmother, Mrs. B. Turris, who's paintings are also in the show, is standing across from him. Mark Tunnis was known for his cartoon; "Father Dickens".
Subjects
Occupations - Artists
Documentary Artifacts
Names
Turris, Mark
Turris, Mrs B
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Newspaper clipping attached to verso of photograph reads: CARTOONS ON SHOW... Burnaby cartoonist Mark Turris opened an exhibition of his work at Place des Arts in Coquitlam this week, accompanied by his grandmother, Mrs. B. Turris who also has paintings in the show. The Turris "Father Dickens" cartoon is now syndicated in several publications."
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Images
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1970, published May 30, 1970
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11.5 x 18.5 cm
Item No.
480-804
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Dr. Kenneth Strand, president of Simon Fraser University, speaking into a microphone at the opening of the new Burquitlam elementary school in Coquitlam. Visible sitting in chairs behind him are; school principal C.J. Webb, chairman of Coquitlam school board W.M. Johnstone, Rev. H.J.H…
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1970, published May 30, 1970
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-804
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11.5 x 18.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Dr. Kenneth Strand, president of Simon Fraser University, speaking into a microphone at the opening of the new Burquitlam elementary school in Coquitlam. Visible sitting in chairs behind him are; school principal C.J. Webb, chairman of Coquitlam school board W.M. Johnstone, Rev. H.J.H. Oldfield, and architect R.B. Howard.
Photographer
Symonds, John
Subjects
Occupations - Teachers
Occupations - Clergy
Officials - Elected Officials
Events - Openings
Names
Strand, Dr Kenneth
Webb, CJ
Johnstone, WM
Oldfield, Reverend HJH
Howard, RB
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
June 23, 1978
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16.5 x 24 cm
Item No.
480-1157
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Centennial High School principal Bill Melville standing on the school's front lawn, shrugging his shoulders as he rests a hand on one of the seventeen for sale signs which were put on the lawn as a prank by the graduating class.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
June 23, 1978
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-1157
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16.5 x 24 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Centennial High School principal Bill Melville standing on the school's front lawn, shrugging his shoulders as he rests a hand on one of the seventeen for sale signs which were put on the lawn as a prank by the graduating class.
Photographer
Hodge, Craig
Subjects
Buildings - Schools
Occupations - Teachers
Names
Mellville, Bill
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Newspaper clipping attached to verso of photograph describes the scene
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
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Bill Melville with award winning students

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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 5, 1977
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 19 cm
Item No.
480-1158
Storage Location
AV Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of Centennial School principal Bill Melville standing with valedictorian and last year's Prime Minister in student council Elaine Scollan and two of the school's top prize winning students; Chris Cooter and Bruce Gregg at graduation.
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Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
October 5, 1977
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-1158
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
AV Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 19 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of Centennial School principal Bill Melville standing with valedictorian and last year's Prime Minister in student council Elaine Scollan and two of the school's top prize winning students; Chris Cooter and Bruce Gregg at graduation.
Photographer
Hodge, Craig
Subjects
Ceremonies - Award Ceremonies
Ceremonies - Graduation Ceremonies
Names
Mellville, Bill
Scollan, Elaine
Cooter, Chris
Gregg, Bruce
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Newspaper clipping attached to verso of photograph reads: "PRIZE WINNERS Checking out award winners at recent Centennial School graduation ceremonies are: Bill Melville, principal, Elaine Scollan, valedictorian and last year's Prime Minister in student council, Chris Cooter and Bruce Gregg, who were two of the school's top prize winners.
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
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New Westminster District Gp 1 - Subdivision and Survey plans (1A) Plan of the south approach of the Fraser River bridge (2A) Survey 62- Coquitlam (3A) Survey plan of North half of section 18 (1B) Portion of Lot 85 (2B) Plan of L.G. Hill's property (3B) Plan of portion of Lot 85 (4B) Plan of Lot 85 (5B) Plan of Lot 85 6B) Plan of Lot 85 and portion of Lot 86

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumcartographicmaterial6986
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1910-1911]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
9 plans : 4 plans : blueprint ink on paper + 4 plans : black ink on paper + 1 plan : graphite on paper mounted on 2 sides of cardboard 76 x 102 cm
Scope and Content
Item consists of a large board of three survey plans mounted on one side and five survey plans mounted on the other side. Side A: 1. Blueprint plan titled "Fraser River Bridge / Plan of South Approach / Scale 100 ft = 1 " / Signed / Albert J. Hill / P.L.S." Plan identifies land in south Vancouver…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
9 plans : 4 plans : blueprint ink on paper + 4 plans : black ink on paper + 1 plan : graphite on paper mounted on 2 sides of cardboard 76 x 102 cm
Material Details
Scales between 1:792 and 1:3960
Scope and Content
Item consists of a large board of three survey plans mounted on one side and five survey plans mounted on the other side. Side A: 1. Blueprint plan titled "Fraser River Bridge / Plan of South Approach / Scale 100 ft = 1 " / Signed / Albert J. Hill / P.L.S." Plan identifies land in south Vancouver including; Great Northern Railway running along the shore of the Fraser River and the approach to a bridge going through Dominion Government lots and the edge of the Musqueam Indian Reserve and the east half of L.2 / C. F. Brown property. Plan is identified as "Plan 851" and dated Mar. 17, 1911. 2. Blueprint of three small plans titled: "Surveyed 62" "Page 11 / Vol. 1 R.E. notes" showing Lot 7, Lot 41 and Lot 5 east of North Road (Coquitlam); "Page 15 / Vol. 1 / R.E. Notes" showing Lot 15 and Lot 100 west of North Road; "Page 17 / Vol. 1 / R.E. Notes" showing Lot 104, Lot 54, Lot 105, Lot 55, Lot 106, Lot 9, Lot 107, east of North Road (Coquitlam). Note on bottom of blueprint reads: "I.E.B. McKay Surveyor General - hereby certify / that this is a correct tracing from the field / notes of the Royal Engineers on file in the / Lands Department / E.B. McKay (signature) / Surveyor General / Victoria B.C. April 11th 1911" . Plan is intialed in pencil : "HKB". 3. Blueprint plan (no title) covering "North 1/2 of Sec.18 B.5 N RGE 1 W" and "Sec. 18 B.5 N. RGE 1 W". The plan is signed by surveryor "I.H. Neville Smith... C.E.B.C.L.S. / Mar. 26th 1910" and signed by "Ludwig Pillath". Side B: 1. Blueprint "Plan / of Subdivision / of a Portion / of / Lot 85 / Group One / New Westminster District / Scale 4 chs = 1 in" . Plan is signed by "Albert J. Hill, B.C.L.S." and shows property east of Deer Lake and Pole Line Road and south of Hastings Road with section 4 of District Lot 85 coloured in red. Plan is initialed by: "RB" [sic] (in blue pencil crayon) 2. Plan in black ink "L.G. Hill's Property, / Burnaby" showing a subdivision of property in District Lot 85 east of Pole Line Road and South of Hastings Road. Plan is intitaled by "RB" [sic] (in blue pencil crayon) 3. "Portion of Lot 85 / Gr.1" (plan drawn in graphite) showing land between Deer Lake and Pole Line Road". Plan is stamped in red ink which reads: "Albert J. Hill, Civil Engineer". Plan is initialed by: "RB" [sic] (in blue pencil crayon) 4. Plan of "Lot 85" (drawn in black ink with title identified in blue pencil crayon). Plan shows the intersection of Pole Line Road and Hastings Road and Lot 79 and Lot 85. Plan is stamped: "A.J. Hill, Civil Engineer". Plan is initialed by: "RB" [sic] (in blue pencil crayon) 5. Plan (no title) showing lots between Pole Line Road and Deer Lake in District Lot 85. Plan is initialed by: "RB" [sic] (in blue pencil crayon) 6. Plan (no title) showing lots south of Deer Lake and identifying District Lot 85 and a portion of Lot 86 and surrounding lots. Plan is initialed by: "RB" [sic] (in blue pencil crayon)
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Maps
Names
Hill, Albert J.
Responsibility
Albert J. Hill M.A. Civil Engineer and Provincial Land Surveyor
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Burnaby
Burnaby - Deer Lake
Burnaby - Pole Line Road
Burnaby - Hastings Street
Accession Code
HV977.93.17
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1910-1911]
Media Type
Cartographic Material
Scan Resolution
300
Scale
72
Notes
Title based on content of plans
Digital image link published on Heritage Burnaby shows "Side A", contact Burnaby Village Museum to view "Side B"
Scale is measured in chains and feet. (One chain equals 792 inches).
The term "Lot" can also refer to a "District Lot”
Some plans are stamped: "Albert J. Hill, Civil Engineer / and / Provincial Land Surveyor, / New Westminster, / B.C." and intialed: "RB" [sic]
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New Westminster District - Subdivision plans of: (1A) Blocks C and E - Lot 1, DL 25 (2A) Lot 16 of subdivision of Block 2 DL 25 (1B) Vancouver - Part of Lot 317 (2B) Lots 74 to Lot 79 of Lot 3 and part of Lot 1 and Lot 16 (3B) Coquitlam - Lot C of Lot 54 and Lot 55

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumcartographicmaterial6992
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1909-1911]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
5 plans : 4 plans : blueprint on paper + 1 plan : graphite on paper mounted on 2 sides of cardboard 76 x 102 cm
Scope and Content
Item consists of a large board of two New Westminster District subdivision plans mounted on one side and three New Westminster District subdivision plans mounted on the other side. Side A: 1. Blueprint "Plan / of the Subdivision of / Blocks C and E / Lot 1, D Lot 25, Group 1 / New Westminster Di…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Map collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
5 plans : 4 plans : blueprint on paper + 1 plan : graphite on paper mounted on 2 sides of cardboard 76 x 102 cm
Material Details
Scales [between 1:720 and 1:1200]
Scope and Content
Item consists of a large board of two New Westminster District subdivision plans mounted on one side and three New Westminster District subdivision plans mounted on the other side. Side A: 1. Blueprint "Plan / of the Subdivision of / Blocks C and E / Lot 1, D Lot 25, Group 1 / New Westminster District / Scale 100 feet = 1 in. / The Wright Investment Co. / Vancouver and Nelson, B.C." Plan includes two inset maps showing location of subdivision in Burnaby near the border of New Westminster and is signed: "Albert J. Hill, B.C.L.S., New Westminster, B.C." 2. Blueprint "Plan / of the Subdivision of / Lot 16 / of the Subdivision of / Block 2 / Lot 25, Group 1 / New Westminster District / Scale 60' = 1 " / The Wright Investment Co. / Vancouver and Nelson, B.C." Plan includes two inset mpas showing location of subdivision in Burnaby near the border of New Westminster and is signed: "Albert J. Hill, B.C.LotS., New Westminster, B.C." Side B: 1. Plan of "Sub of Pt Lot 317 Group 2" "Dick Brothers / Real Estate / Vancouver" (handwritten in graphite) Plan is stamped: "Albert J. Hill, M.A. / Civil Engineer / and / Provincial Land Surveyor, / New Westminster / B.C." Plan is bordered by "Lot 20 of H.B.Co. Lands" to the south and dated "Sept. 24/09" District Lot 317 is part of the City of Vancouver and located north of the North Arm of the Fraser River. 2. Blueprint "Plan of Lots 74 to 79 Inc. of Subdivision of / Lot 3.108.45 and Part of 1 and 16, Gr.1. N.W.D." "Hill and Burnett BC Land Surveyors / City of New Westminster". The plan is bordered by the Coquitlam Municipality, Canadian Pacific Railway, and the City of New Westminster. The Plan is signed: "R.A.C.D. del. / 28/11/1911 / Hill & Burnett B.C. Land Surveyors / City of New Westminster" 3. Blueprint Plan "L. C of / L. 54 & / L. 55 GP.1" (Coquitlam - East of North Road) "Albert J. Hill / ... B.C.L.S."
Publisher
Dick Brothers Real Estate Vancouver
The Wright Investment Co.
Subjects
Documentary Artifacts - Maps
Names
Hill, Albert J.
Responsibility
Albert J. Hill M.A. Civil Engineer and Provincial Land Surveyor
"Hill and Burnett BC Land Surveyors
Geographic Access
Burnaby
British Columbia - Coquitlam
British Columbia - Vancouver
Accession Code
HV977.93.23
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1909-1911]
Media Type
Cartographic Material
Scan Resolution
300
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on content of plans
Digital image link published on Heritage Burnaby shows "Side A", contact Burnaby Village Museum to view "Side B"
The term "Lot" can also refer to a "District Lot"
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1885
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 survey plan : blueprint ; 43 x 30 cm
Scope and Content
Item consists of a "Survey" / Made by Albert J. Hill" re the north boundary of district lots 9 and 107 on the east side of North Road.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 survey plan : blueprint ; 43 x 30 cm
Scope and Content
Item consists of a "Survey" / Made by Albert J. Hill" re the north boundary of district lots 9 and 107 on the east side of North Road.
Creator
Albert J. Hill
Geographic Access
Burnaby - North Road
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Accession Code
BV003.83.28
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
1885
Media Type
Cartographic Material
Notes
Transcribed title
Handwritten note pasted in upper right corner reads: "This is the blue print referred to in the letter" "dated. 13. December - 1910, sent by order of the Board to Messrs W.N. Draper & Albert J. Hill" "Re: North Boundary. Lots. 9 & 107." "New Westminster District" "Corp. B.C.L. Surveyors" "Victoria. B.C." "-- Roberts" "Sec Treas & Registrar"
Note in pencil on verso reads: “North / Road”
Note in red crayon on verso reads: “001607”
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Plot of Royal Engineers' Surveys - North Road

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1890]
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 survey plan : blueprint on paper ; 61 x 45 cm
Scope and Content
Survey of "Plot of Royal Engineers' Surveys," "North Road."
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 survey plan : blueprint on paper ; 61 x 45 cm
Material Details
Scale 10 chains = 1 inch
Scope and Content
Survey of "Plot of Royal Engineers' Surveys," "North Road."
Geographic Access
Burnaby - North Road
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Accession Code
BV003.83.34
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
[1890]
Media Type
Cartographic Material
Notes
Title based on contents of plan
Handwritten notes on verso read: "Envelope 369", and mathematical calculat- ions
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
June 24, 1911
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 survey plan : pencil on paper ; 22.5 x 23 cm
Scope and Content
Item consists of a survey plan along the east and west sides of North Road. Lots on the east side include District Lots 102; 101; 100; 15; 8; 6; 4; 2; 1. Lots on the west side include; District Lots 54; 55; 9; 7; 5; 3 and 1.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Ronald G. Scobbie collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 survey plan : pencil on paper ; 22.5 x 23 cm
Scope and Content
Item consists of a survey plan along the east and west sides of North Road. Lots on the east side include District Lots 102; 101; 100; 15; 8; 6; 4; 2; 1. Lots on the west side include; District Lots 54; 55; 9; 7; 5; 3 and 1.
Creator
Hill & Burnett
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Burnaby - North Road
Accession Code
BV003.83.26
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Date
June 24, 1911
Media Type
Cartographic Material
Notes
Title based on contents of plan
Notes in pencil on verso read: P.11 Vol 1 / P. 15 Vol 1 / P. 17 Vol 1 / Lot 9 / John [Keys] P.R. 2100 / River foreshore"
Note in red pencil crayon on verso reads: "001609”
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