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British Columbia Heritage MarkersThe Government Wharf - Penticton, BC

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This is one 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 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 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 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 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.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 12/20/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersThe Okanagan Mountain Fire of 2003 - Peachland, BC

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It was a scary time in the central Okanagan in August of 2003 and we happened to be there to witness it all.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 12/15/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage Markers1924 Lochiel Schoolhouse — Langley, BC

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Moved and restored by the Langley Historical Society the Lochiel Schoolhouse is used today to show students what going to school was like in the 1920s.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 12/14/2015

last visited: 11/30/2018

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersPeachland Baptist Church - Peachland, BC

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Possibly unique in the province, this old wooden church continues to serve the community of Peachland, though now as a museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 12/14/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersThe Yellow Head Pass - Highway 16, Jasper, British Columbia

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a board commemorating a historic site located 9 km west of Jasper on Highway 16, Jasper National Park of Canada, British Columbia, Canada

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member oiseau_ca

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/14/2015

last visited: 9/11/2019

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersFirst United Church - Kelowna, BC

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Built in 1909, this was the replacement for the original wood framed Knox Presbyterian Church, which dated from 1897.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/13/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersKelowna Fire Hall - Kelowna, BC

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On the site of Kelowna's original 1906 fire hall, this sturdy brick hall replaced the first wood frame hall in 1924. It was the home of the Kelowna Volunteer Fire Brigade.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/12/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSt. Stephen's Anglican Church - Summerland, BC

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The first Anglican church in Summerland, St. Peter's, was also the first church in Summerland. Built at an unknown time in the late nineteenth century, it was replaced by St. Stephen's in 1910.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/12/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersGray Creek Hall - Gray Creek, BC

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The Gray Creek Community Hall has been a gathering place for the community for over a century, serving the community as meeting hall, church and school.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 10/26/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersMichel - Natal - Sparwood, BC

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Immediately south of Sparwood on the Crowsnest Highway is a roadside pullout opposite the large Teck equipment storage yard. At the pullout are a pair of Heritage markers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/17/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersCrowsnest Pass - Sparwood, BC

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South of Crowsnest Provincial Park and about midway between its southern edge and the BC-Alberta border is the Crowsnest Pass Summit, the highest point on the highway in the pass.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/17/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersNatal, Michel and Middletown - Sparwood, BC

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Immediately south of Sparwood on the Crowsnest Highway is a roadside pullout opposite the large Teck equipment storage yard. At the pullout are a pair of Heritage markers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/17/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersMasonic Lodge - Nakusp, BC

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When built in 1922 this was not only the largest building in Nakusp, but also probably the most important and the busiest, as it housed not only the Masons upstairs, but the Canadian Bank of Commerce and the Post Office on the ground floor.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/12/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersLodge's Ice Cream Parlour - Nakusp, BC

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A commercial building on Broadway Street's south side, this 1924 wood frame building was originally an Ice Cream Parlour, but has since been home to a succession of businesses of various types.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/12/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersEdwards Block - Nakusp, BC

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Built in 1923, this building housed first an insurance business, then, variously, a doctor's office, a telephone office and a drugstore. This was one of the buildings which solidified Broadway Street's position as Nakusp's major commercial street.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/12/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersCut Rite Meats and Deli - Nakusp, BC

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Constructed in 1943, this butcher shop and deli was built as an ESSO service station, then later became a Greyhound Bus Depot.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/12/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersOur Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church - Nakusp, BC

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Built in 1905, this is the only original church in Nakusp still in use as a church. A fairly simple wood framed building, it exhibits modest Gothic Revival traits.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/12/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersNakusp Courthouse - Nakusp, BC

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This courthouse is the last extant building designed by BC Government architect Evered Criddle and is the only pre-1912 wood frame courthouse in British Columbia still in use. When built it held jail cells and police offices.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/12/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersCentennial Building - Nakusp, BC

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Originally built as a school, this was the third built in Nakusp. The first was built in 1893, a second in 1895 and this one in 1912.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/12/2015

last visited: never

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