Category Archives: Highway 1

Pritchard Bridge

The Pritchard Bridge crossing the South Thompson River A train crossing Martin Prairie Road, near the Trans Canada Highway in Pritchard BC Looking toward the north

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The old concrete plant

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I shot some stills of the old concrete products plant just south of the weigh station on Highway 1, near Duncan. I’m glad I did, as it was subsequently demolished. The now gone, long abandoned concrete products plant

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C-GOPP

C-GOPP, a Harbour Air 1959 Dehavilland DHC-3 in Nanaimo

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C-GHAS

C-GHAS a Harbour Air 1958 Dehavilland DHC-3 float plane in Nanaimo

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Cowichan Valley Railway No. 25

Cowichan Valley Railway No. 25 at the BC Forest Discovery Centre No.25 was used during the construction of the Great Northern Railway (now CNR) grade through the Fraser Canyon, and later to transport fill for the construction of North Vancouver … Continue reading

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BC Forest Discovery Centre

Cowichan Valley Railway #25 on the trestle over the Somenos Marsh

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Across Canada – the prairies

Driving across a flat section of the prairies

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Highway 17

Heading to the Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal from Highway 1 at 176th Street in Surrey – this section of highway makes it so much easier to get to BC Ferries than if you had to go the old way on River … Continue reading

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Lines – Nanaimo River bridges

The Highway 1 bridges over the Nanaimo River

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Big Rock beach

Big Rock beach just before sunset – Ladysmith

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