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A view of the British properties in West Vancouver

British properties
British properties

A view of the British properties in West Vancouver

British properties
British properties

A view of the British properties in West Vancouver

British properties
Park Royal South Parking Lot

A view overlooking one of the parking lots at Park Royal South. A variety of 1980s vehicles are visible, and the background shows the ramps leading ...

Park Royal South Parking Lot
House on North Side of Marine Drive

A back view of a house on the 2000 block of Marine Drive on the North side. The house was to be replaced by seniors housing.

House on North Side of Marine Drive
Pauline Johnson Elementary School

A street view of Pauline Johnson Elementary School located at 1550 22nd Street.

Pauline Johnson Elementary School
Remembrance Day Ceremonies

View of officials and veterans in front of Memorial Arch during Remembrance Day ceremonies.

Remembrance Day Ceremonies
West Vancouver Seniors Activity Centre Opening Ceremonies

Image shows audience inside Seniors Centre applauding speaker at the Opening Ceremonies. The official opening took place on June 26, 1981.

West Vancouver Seniors Activity Centre Opening Ceremonies
Coronation Building

The coronation building, located at 285 17th Street, showing recent alterations.

Coronation Building
New S.P.C.A. building in Ambleside Park

A view of the entrance to the new S.P.C.A. building located in Ambleside Park.

New S.P.C.A. building in Ambleside Park
Private House Becomes Board of Health Offices

A private house that is located at 2010 on the Southwest corner of Marine Drive and 20th Street is set to become the North Shore Board of Health's ...

Private House Becomes Board of Health Offices
West Vancouver United Church

A street view of the West Vancouver United Church located at 2062 Esquimalt Avenue. A gold sedan can be seen parked on the road.

West Vancouver United Church
Community Day Parade

Walkers and the bookmobile in the community day parade. A participant in the parade can be seen sitting cross legged on top of the bookmobile reading ...

Community Day Parade
U-Frame It Workshop and Gallery

A street view of the U-Frame It Workshop and Gallery located on 14th Street between Bellevue Avenue and Marine Drive on the West Side.

U-Frame It Workshop and Gallery
Produce Village

A street view of Produce Village, formerly IGA, located on the Southwest corner of 25th Street and Marine Drive which was opened on June 9, 1983. A ...

Produce Village
Windmill Toys and Harlow's Dining Lounge

A street view of Windmill Toys and Harlow's Dining Lounge located in the 1400 block of Marine Drive on the North Side. A moving sale sign that reads ...

Windmill Toys and Harlow's Dining Lounge
Produce Village

A street view of Produce Village, formerly IGA, located on the Southwest corner of 25th Street and Marine Drive. A sign in the window reads "Grand ...

Produce Village
Community Day Parade

A van, decorated with streamers, balloons, and a banner that reads "Senior Activity Centre" participating in the community day parade.

Community Day Parade
Goodway Shoes & Service

A street view of Goodway Shoes and Service located in the 1500 block of Marine Drive.

Goodway Shoes & Service
Video Alley

A street view of Video Alley, a video store, located in the 1400 block of Marine Drive.

Video Alley
Margareta Dress Shop

A street view of Margareta Dress Shop located at 1401 on the Northwest corner of Bellevue Avenue and 14th Street.

Margareta Dress Shop
Scotiabank Coronation Building

A street view of the Scotiabank coronation building located on the Southwest corner of 17th Street and Marine Drive.

Scotiabank Coronation Building
Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses

A street view of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses located on 3rd Street.

Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses
New Shops on Clyde Avenue

A street view of new shops located in the 1400 block of Clyde Avenue.

New Shops on Clyde Avenue
Signs by Village Square

A view of a variety of signs reading "The Squarerigger", "Custom Furniture Showroom", "Kellystrung Racquets", "The Bookcase Shops", and "Park Free ...

Signs by Village Square
Windmill Toys, Harlow's Dining Lounge, and Mac's

A street view of Windmill Toys, Harlow's Dining Lounge, and Mac's Convenience Store all located in the 1400 block of Marine Drive on the North Side.

Windmill Toys, Harlow's Dining Lounge, and Mac's
Marcell's Shoe Renew

A street view of Marcell's Shoe Renew located in the 1400 block of Marine Drive on the North side.

Marcell's Shoe Renew
Bellevue Townhouses

A street view of townhouses in the 1800 block of Bellevue Avenue on the South side.

Bellevue Townhouses
Alterations for New Public Health Building

A street view of the Southwest corner of Marine Drive and 20th Street shows construction and alterations in preparation for a new public health ...

Alterations for New Public Health Building
House at 2187 Jefferson Avenue

A street view of a house and white picket fence located at 2187 Jefferson Avenue.

House at 2187 Jefferson Avenue
House at 793 22nd Street

A street view of a house with bright red front steps located at 793 22nd street.

House at 793 22nd Street
House at 648 21st Street

A street view of an interesting bright yellow house located at 648 21st street.

House at 648 21st Street
Lawson House

A view of the stone and ivy covered Lawson House and property located at 680 17th Street. This was also the home of Miss Gertrude Lawson.

Lawson House
Houses at 24th and Bellevue

A street view of houses awaiting demolition on the corner of Bellevue and 24th Street along with residents. A Toyota pickup truck and Dodge Charger ...

Houses at 24th and Bellevue
House at 2209 Bellevue Avenue

A street view of a house at 2209 Bellevue Avenue prior to it's demolition. A large hole can be seen in the roof accompanied by some debris. A gold ...

House at 2209 Bellevue Avenue
Senior Citizens' Centre at 659 21st Street

A view of a Senior Citizens' Centre located at 659 21st Street.

Senior Citizens' Centre at 659 21st Street
House at 2227 Bellevue Avenue

A street view of a white and green house at 2227 Bellevue Avenue prior to it's demolition. Hand painted lettering above the door reads "The Shoe!"

House at 2227 Bellevue Avenue
Townhouse Development at Marine Drive and 21st

A street view, looking South, of a townhouse development at the corner of Marine Drive and 21st Street. High rise buildings are also visible in the ...

Townhouse Development at Marine Drive and 21st
House at 2203 Bellevue Avenue.

A street view of a house at 2203 Bellevue Avenue prior to it's demolition. Two cars are also visible parked on the street.

House at 2203 Bellevue Avenue.
House at 2215 Bellevue Avenue

A Street view of a house on 2215 Bellevue Avenue prior to it's demolition. Two vehicles can also be seen parked out the front.

House at 2215 Bellevue Avenue