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A window into my life

A shuttered window on a barn near Burgoyne Bay – Salt Spring Island

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Vanishing Vancouver Island

Vanishing Vancouver Island – a picnic shelter

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Lines – Nanaimo River bridges

The Highway 1 bridges over the Nanaimo River

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Back to black (and white…)

The shoreline at Wolf Lake There is a bit of history here: June of 1938 was the driest June since weather records were first collected in 1874 – it set the stage for what would be called the “Bloedel Fire”. … Continue reading

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Back to black (and white…)

The shoreline at Wolf Lake There is a bit of history here: June of 1938 was the driest June since weather records were first collected in 1874 – it set the stage for what would be called the “Bloedel Fire”. … Continue reading

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A dark and stormy day at Swartz Bay

A dark and stormy day at Swartz Bay A bit of image processing with Photoshop – I masked out the dock crew member, and then adjusted the colour levels while converting the image to black and white.

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Vanishing Vancouver Island – Cowichan Bay

Another house that was once a home full of memories being made – Cowichan Bay

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Vanishing Vancouver Island

Another old barn that soon will be a faded memory – Forbidden Plateau Road

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Black and white – Nanaimo rail dock

CP Rail’s MV Princess of Vancouver (from www.clydeships.co.uk) During her service with Canadian Pacific, Princess of Vancouver made three round trips daily between Vancouver and Nanaimo, carrying rail cars, automobiles, tractor trailers and passengers. At one point she carried my … Continue reading

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Black and white – the E&N

Wellcox Yard – Nanaimo The Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway (E&N) has a lengthy and controversial history that extend well beyond the 234 kilometre long line. With the closure of the Englewood Railway in November 2017, the E&N became the only … Continue reading

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