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The British Columbia Heritage Markers category waymarks Historical Markers that have been installed by the Province of British Columbia or other historic markers placed throughout the province of B.C.
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British Columbia Heritage MarkersGold Rush - Fairview, BC

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The Gold Rush historical marker is located on a four sided kiosk at the old townsite of Fairview, approximately 4.5 km southwest of city hall in Oliver.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 10/27/2021

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersFairview Gold - Oliver, BC

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This marker is on Fairview-Whitelake Road, just outside Oliver.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gypsie2

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2011

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersFur Brigade - Fairview, BC

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This area, which came to be known as Fairview, began as a small gold placer claim in 1887. Fairview began, flourished and died in no more than a decade.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 10/27/2021

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersHistoric Fairview - Fairview, BC

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This area, which came to be known as Fairview, began as a small gold placer claim in 1887. Fairview began, flourished and died in no more than a decade.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 10/27/2021

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersOliver & Osoyoos - Fairview, BC

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This area, which came to be known as Fairview, began as a small gold placer claim in 1887. Fairview began, flourished and died in no more than a decade.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 10/27/2021

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersThe Ditch - Oliver, British Columbia

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The Ditch plaque is in a very nice small park on Fairview Road across from the High School.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 3/24/2021

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersFairview Jail - Oliver, BC

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The Fairview Jail has been, since 1981, located at the Oliver Museum, towards back along the Heritage Garden walking path.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 10/12/2021

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSpotted Lake - Osoyoos, BC

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Along the Crowsnest Highway about 10 km. west of Osoyoos one will encounter a very strange lake. It is covered in spots, or rather circles, giving it a truly other-worldly appearance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/22/2014

last visited: 9/3/2015

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersEagle Valley - Cawston, BC

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Along the Crowsnest Highway a few km. south of the little hamlet of Cawston is this BC Heritage Marker at a pullout on the west side of the highway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/22/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersOsoyoos Custom House - Osoyoos, BC

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This old Cairn and plaque were discovered quite accidentally while stopping by the Osoyoos Cemetery. It is on the east side of 176th Avenue, directly across from the cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersKeremeos Grist Mill - Keremeos, BC

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This water powered grist mill, built in 1877, continues to grind wheat into flour today. The mill uses an overshot water wheel and water taken from a stream which flows by the mill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/4/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersBassett House - Okanagan Falls, BC

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One of the oldest buildings in the the oldest planned community in the South Okanagan, Bassett House has housed a museum for close to 40 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/9/2021

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersAn American Railroad - Keremeos, BC

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One of the 1995 BC Heritage Markers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bcrockcrawler, xstitcher, & BMXer

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/2/2010

last visited: 7/9/2017

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSouthern Crossroads - Osoyoos, BC

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East of Osoyoos the Crowsnest Highway climbs out of the Okanagan Valley to the plateau above. Near the top of the climb is this BC Heritage Marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/22/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSite of Saint Saviour’s Anglican Church - Penticton, BC

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Better known as Saint Savior's Anglican Church Cemetery, within is a marker placed by the City of Penticton which relates a history of the cemetery and the church which once stood in its northeast corner.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/6/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersEllis Memorial Chapel - Penticton, BC

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The first church built in Penticton, this little church was operated as St. Saviour's Anglican Church from 1905 until the completion of the new St. Saviour's Anglican in 1930.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 12/24/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersPenticton Dredge Shed - Penticton, BC

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Restored and preserved by the S.S. Sicamous Heritage Society, the old Dredge Shed, built in 1933, now serves the society as workshop space for restoration work done by them.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 12/21/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersS.S. Sicamous — Penticton, BC

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The gem of the British Columbia CPR Lake & River Service the S.S. Sicamous is today a museum on the shores of Okanagan Lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 5/30/2010

last visited: 9/27/2012

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersS.S. Okanagan Stern Saloon — Penticton, BC

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Okanagan Lake saw three luxury serving it waters prior the Depression. These ships moved people and goods up and down the length of the lake. The S.S. Okanagan was decommissioned and dismantled. The Stern Saloon is one of the few parts the survived.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/13/2010

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersEllis Street Cottage - Penticton, BC

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Barely 250 metres from Okanagan Lake, the Ellis Street Cottage has been around for awhile now.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 10/12/2021

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersCanadian National Tug no. 6 - Penticton, BC

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Replacing coal fired steam tugs such as the S.S. Naramata, the diesel engine powered Tug No. 6 was built in England in 1948 and operated on Okanagan Lake until 1973.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 12/20/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersS.S. Naramata - Penticton, BC

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Built in Ontario in 1914 and assembled in Vernon, the S.S. Naramata sailed the Okanagan for over half a century, pushing barges up and down the lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 12/20/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersRock Oven - Penticton, BC

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This is one of several heritage markers which have been installed around the S.S. Sicamous Heritage Site and Museum on the waterfront of Okanagan Lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 12/26/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersThe Incola Hotel - Penticton, BC

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This is another of several heritage markers which have been installed along the waterfront of Okanagan Lake in Penticton.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/14/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersPackinghouse Row - Penticton, BC

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At the corner of Lakeshore Drive and Martin Street, this is part of the collection of heritage markers along the Okanagan Lake waterfront.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/14/2016

last visited: never

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