B.C. & Vancouver Island - Bottles, Antiques & Collectables
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SS Beaver Colonial HBCo

 

   These are a pair of circa 1900 Images of the Hudson Bay Co's steamship the SS Beaver.
She hit the rocks on July 25th 1888.............
The Rope on these frames and the copper at the top used to cover the joints was said to have been salvaged from the Beaver, a company in Vancouver made lots of souvenirs from material salvaged from the wreck.
   One photo was taken in the Inner Harbour of Victoria...........showing the original Parliament Buildings in James Bay...........then known locally as the Birdcages........ and is currently undergoing restoration..not pictured.

 
 
 



























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