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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSt. George's Anglican Church - Enderby, BC

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This little wood frame church stands on the southwest corner of the intersection of Knight Avenue and Belvedere Street. It has stood there for 123 years, as of 2014.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/14/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSt. Andrew's Presbyterian Church - Enderby, BC

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On the corner of Belvedere Street and Regent Avenue, this was the second Presbyterian Church built in Enderby, the first being built in 1890 on the corner of Russell and George Streets.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/14/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersEnderby Drill Hall - Enderby, BC

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Built in 1914, at the outbreak of World War I, the drill hall was used during both World Wars and continues in use today in a non military role.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/2/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSt. Mary's Catholic Church - Enderby, BC

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This little wood framed Roman Catholic Church has stood behind the present day site of Super Save Gas on the southern outskirts of Enderby for nearly 100 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/14/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSpallumcheen Valley - Armstrong, BC

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This marker is placed at a small rest stop along Highway 97A, less than one km. northeast of the north Armstrong turnoff.

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 MarkersZion United Church - Armstrong, BC

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Initially a Presbyterian church, this wood frame building was the second church built in the town of Armstrong, with services being held for the first time on January 2nd, 1902. In 1925, with Canada wide church union, it became a United Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/28/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSalmon Arm Court House - Salmon Arm, BC

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No longer in use as the Provincial Court, the present courthouse is now three blocks east of this building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/10/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersPost Office - Salmon Arm, BC

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Built in 1937, this brick and stone building served as the Salmon Arm Post Office until 1974, then as the town library, and finally as an Art Gallery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/2/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersMunicipal Hall - Salmon Arm, BC

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Salmon Arm's Municipal Hall was the first of three government buildings to be erected on this corner, all built by local builder William Reader.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/10/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersCPR Railway Station - Salmon Arm, BC

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Being built in 1913 makes this one of the older surviving railway stations in this neck of the woods.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/10/2016

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersO'Keefe Ranch - Armstrong, BC

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This heritage marker, recounting the beginnings of the Okanagan's first large ranching operation, is at the ranch, toward the rear of the parking area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/28/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersLake of the Shuswap

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This historical marker about Shuswap Lake is in a wayside rest area on the Trans Canada Highway about 5 km west of Sicamous.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/30/2008

last visited: 5/21/2006

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersS.C. Smith House - Vernon, BC

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Completed in 1908 for S.C. Smith, prominent local businessman and sawmill owner, in 1956, 23 years after his death, the building became a convent for the Sisters of St. Ann. It has been home to the Vernon Community Music School since 1982.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/28/2014

last visited: 11/16/2016

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSecond Crowell House - Vernon, BC

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T. E. Crowell built this house for himself in 1910, using his own product, bricks. He had purchased the Vernon Brickyards in 1902 and subsequently built many of the city's most prominent brick buildings.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/28/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersMohr House - Vernon, BC

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Apparently unique in the city of Vernon, this is the sole remaining Second Empire building in Vernon. This style became the official style for federal buildings in Canada in the 1870s and 1880s. This building, built in 1893, is now a dentist office.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/28/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersCampbell House - Vernon, BC

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This pre 1900 Queen Anne Revival style house was built in 1898 for A.E. Morden, but is better known for its subsequent owners, the Campbell family, who operated a furniture store and funeral home in Vernon for decades.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/28/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersVernon Courthouse - Vernon, BC

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"Buy Local" would have been the watchword for the construction of the Vernon Courthouse. It was constructed, starting in April of 1912, of local granite, local marble, local bricks and local lumber.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/8/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSt. James Catholic Church - Vernon, BC

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Eight feet taller than it is long, this Beautiful Catholic church of rusticated concrete block was touted as "one of the handsomest edifices of its kind in the interior" when completed in 1910. It has been in continuous use now for over 100 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/28/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersGirouard Cabin and Park - Vernon, BC

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This little cabin was built by Luc Girouard, a Quebecer, in 1867. It was the first home and the first post office in the City of Vernon, then known as Priest's Valley. Luc lived in it until 1893, at which time he built a larger house nearby.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/28/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersNINTLE - MOOS - CHIN - Vernon, BC

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This BC Heritage Marker is on the south side of a traffic circle at 30th Avenue at 35th Street. It relates how the City of Vernon got its original, intermediate and final names.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/22/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersPark School - Vernon, BC

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When built in 1893 this school cost the city of Vernon the exorbitant amount of $5,000.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/7/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersUrquhart House - Vernon, BC

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This 1912 English Arts and Crafts bungalow was the work of architect Otto Beeston Hatchard (1879-1945), born in London, England. Extremely well crafted, most, if not all of his Vernon houses were built by local contractor Robert Ford.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/28/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersThe last Spike - Craigellachie, BC

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Site of the Last Spike driven on the Canadian Pacific Railway.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/12/2008

last visited: 9/14/2022

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersCanadian National Station - Kelowna, BC

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On Thursday, September 10th, 1925, tracks of the Canadian National Railway finally reached the city limits of Kelowna. This occurred after 11 years of delay.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 4/8/2013

last visited: 1/3/2014

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersBC Growers Packing House - Kelowna, BC

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The BC Growers Packing House, now known as the Laurel Packing House, is on the corner of Ellis Street and Cawston Avenue at 1304 Ellis Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 5/5/2013

last visited: 1/2/2014

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