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Taylor Way

View north looking up Taylor Way at entrance to British Properties.

  Taylor Way
Capilano Golf and Country Club

View south east from Capilano Golf Course over Vancouver Harbour.

  Capilano Golf and Country Club
British Properties Sign

Sign at intersection: British Properties proposed business and shopping centre.

  British Properties Sign
British Properties Roadway

View of gravel road leading to British Pacific Properties with car parked on side of road. Road cuts through forest with North Shore mountains in...

  British Properties Roadway
Park Royal Architect Drawing

C.B.K. Van Norman Architect 23-3-48 drawing. Perspective looking north-west from Marine Drive and Taylor Way. Steffens Colmer Studios Ltd. #60189

  Park Royal Architect Drawing
House in British Properties

View from British Properties showing new house in foreground with Burrard Inlet, Lions Gate Bridge, and the City of Vancouver in background....

  House in British Properties
Park Royal

P.D. Willoughby (L), British Properties manager with R.D. Campbell, Woolworth's Canadian manager, look at Park Royal plans, 03 April, 1949. Steffens...

  Park Royal
Vancouver View

View from British Properties overlooking Burrard Inlet with snow in foreground. Visible in background is Stanley Park, Lions Gate Bridge, First...

  Vancouver View
Woolworth's sign lease

Left to Right: P.D. Willoughby, British Properties Manager; W.R. Milne, Woolworth's real estate manager for Canada; and R.D. Campbell, Woolworth's...

  Woolworth's sign lease
Park Royal Construction

Construction site: Park Royal North, bulldozer & digger in field surrounded by trees.

  Park Royal Construction
Sod Turning Ceremony

Hon. W.C. Woodward turning first sod, with L-R: C.R. Westgate, construction foreman; Charles N.W. Woodward, store manager; J.W. Butterfield,...

  Sod Turning Ceremony
Woolworth's sign lease

L-R: P.D. Willoughby, British Properties manager; W.G. Milne, Woolworth's Real Estate manager for Canada; and R.D. Campbell, Woolworth's Canadian...

  Woolworth's sign lease
British Properties Construction

View south east from British Properties construction of Vancouver Harbour, Burrard Inlet, and Lions Gate Bridge.

  British Properties Construction
Park Royal Publicity Photo

Sign: "British Properties Park Royal Shopping Centre, Watch it Grow!" with E. Richardson, British Properties Ltd., (left) and C.B.K. Van Norman,...

  Park Royal Publicity Photo
Park Royal Construction Site

View of Park Royal north side construction.

  Park Royal Construction Site
Park Royal Construction Site

View looking west from parking lot of Park Royal construction site.

  Park Royal Construction Site
Park Royal Construction Site

View north-west from Marine Drive of Park Royal construction site with Sentinell Hill in background.

  Park Royal Construction Site
Park Royal Publicity Photo

Sign: "British Properties Park Royal Shopping Centre, Watch it Grow!" with E. Richardson, British Properties Ltd., (right) and C.B.K. Van Norman,...

  Park Royal Publicity Photo
Park Royal Publicity Photo

Sign: "British Properties Park Royal Shopping Centre, Watch it Grow!" with E. Richardson, British Properties Ltd., (left) and C.B.K. Van Norman,...

  Park Royal Publicity Photo
Park Royal Publicity Photo

Sign: "British Properties Park Royal Shopping Centre, Watch it Grow!" with E. Richardson, British Properties Ltd., (right) and C.B.K. Van Norman,...

  Park Royal Publicity Photo