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short history of Nanaimo [1858-1958]

Patricia Mary Johnson

short history of Nanaimo [1858-1958]

by Patricia Mary Johnson

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Published by City of Nanaimo British Columbia Centennial Committee in Nanaimo, B.C .
Written in English

  • Nanaimo (B.C.)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    LC ClassificationsF5847 N3 J6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination55 p. :
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14316676M

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History of Nanaimo. Nanaimo has a unique and colourful history. Founded on coal mining in the early s, the City evolved from a small Hudson Bay Company outpost to the dynamic regional service centre for the mid-Island that it is today.

History Timeline View a historic timeline of Nanaimo from to Brief History of Nanaimo (PDF). A Brief History of Nanaimo. If you are thinking of relocating to Nanaimo, you’re in good company. Nanaimo has been inhabited for thousands of years, first by the Coast Salish people and then by European explorers and settlers beginning in the late eighteenth century.

By s, Nanaimo was a lively trading post for the Hudson’s Bay Company. Many gluten free goodies available too – including a traditional Nanaimo Bar. ACTIVITY. Nanaimo is deep rooted in history. “Choose your own adventure” with these self-guided activity options: HBC Bastion – Mid May through mid September the Hudson Bay Company coal mining office, arsenal and storehouse, one of B.C’s oldest buildings.

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The town plan was the initial step towards Nanaimo’s eventual incorporation in Once the. plan was developed inthe company auctioned off city lots. The new owners were the.

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The man who responded for the Pioneers was Mark Bate, who had arrived in Nanaimo in at the age of nineteen. Bate had served as a four-time mayor of that city (, and ), founder of the Nanaimo Literary Institute, and president and conductor of the Nanaimo Brass Band.

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Old Victoria Road, Nanaimo. White Sails Brewing. Comox Road, Nanaimo. Longwood Brewery. A Boxwood Road. Nanaimo (/ n ə ˈ n aɪ m oʊ /) is a city on the east coast of Vancouver Island in British Columbia, of the census, it had a population of 90,It is known as "The Harbour City".

The city was previously known as the "Hub City", which has been attributed to its original layout design where the streets radiated out from the shoreline like the spokes of a wagon wheel, as well.

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Johnson. In the s the Hudson's Bay Company, and later the provincial government, encouraged miners to settle in Nanaimo who could work the area's vast coal reserves.

By the late s Nanaimo had grown into a bustling harbour city, providing coal for ships stopping off in B.C As mining wound down in the s, Nanaimo became a hub for forestry and.

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Hardcover Great Condition Publisher: Greater Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce; First Edition edition (January 1, ). He continued his secret surveys until when he discovered the Wellington seam, five miles northwest of Nanaimo harbour, the thickest and most extensive of the coal measures found until then in the Nanaimo basin.

After laying claim, he was able to arrange short-term financing from San Francisco but was soon forced to seek more capital.Nanaimo Family History Society Library Holdings. Our resource collection contains a variety of books and information on worldwide resources. Following the closure of our library building inour library holdings were dispersed among a number of members and to a small holding at Beban Park.

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