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Century FarmsParsons Farm Market - Keremeos, BC

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This fruit orchard has been in operation since 1908, and under the ownership of the Parsons family that entire time.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/20/2015

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLAST - Working Pioneer Mill in BC - Keremeos, BC

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This water powered grist mill, built in 1877, continues to grind wheat into flour today. The mill uses an overshot water wheel and water taken from a stream which flows by the mill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/15/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersKeremeos Grist Mill - Keremeos, BC

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This water powered grist mill, built in 1877, continues to grind wheat into flour today. The mill uses an overshot water wheel and water taken from a stream which flows by the mill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/4/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersAn American Railroad - Keremeos, BC

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One of the 1995 BC Heritage Markers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bcrockcrawler, xstitcher, & BMXer

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/2/2010

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersEagle Valley - Cawston, BC

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Along the Crowsnest Highway a few km. south of the little hamlet of Cawston is this BC Heritage Marker at a pullout on the west side of the highway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/22/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersFairview Gold - Oliver, BC

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This marker is on Fairview-Whitelake Road, just outside Oliver.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member The 2 Newlyweds

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2011

last visited: never

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PetrosomatoglyphsOliver, BC

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Series of plaques in a small park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member The 2 Newlyweds

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/14/2011

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSpotted Lake - Osoyoos, BC

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Along the Crowsnest Highway about 10 km. west of Osoyoos one will encounter a very strange lake. It is covered in spots, or rather circles, giving it a truly other-worldly appearance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/22/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Church, School and Lighted Building in Hedley, BC

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The Methodist Church was the first, and for many years the only, church built in the mining town of Hedley. Moreover, it housed the first school in Hedley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/8/2014

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersGold in Nickel Plate - Hedley, BC

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One of the BC roadside markers now mounted on the side of the Hedley Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bcrockcrawler, xstitcher, & BMXer

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/2/2010

last visited: 11/21/2011

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Guest Books Guest Book - Hedley Visitor Centre and Museum - Hedley, British Columbia

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The Hedley Visitor centre is located in the Hedley Museum. Friendly volunteer staff offer information on the Similkameen Valley and routes beyond. There is also a Tea Room and Gift Shop.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/10/2014

last visited: never

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Community CommemorationCentennial Park, Okanagan Falls, BC

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Park in this small town celebrates the Canadian Centennial of 1967.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member The 2 Newlyweds

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/23/2011

last visited: never

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Community CommemorationCentennial Drinking Fountain, Okanagan Falls, BC

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Created to celebrate the centennial of BC becoming part of Confederation.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member The 2 Newlyweds

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/23/2011

last visited: never

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Community CommemorationWoodlie Park - Hedley, BC

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The Woodlie Park and Playground is located in downtown Hedley across the street from the post office.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/22/2015

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersHedley - Famous for Gold

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One of the new signs the Province produced in 2008 on 150th anniversary of the creation of BC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bcrockcrawler, xstitcher, & BMXer

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/2/2010

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersOsoyoos Custom House - Osoyoos, BC

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This old Cairn and plaque were discovered quite accidentally while stopping by the Osoyoos Cemetery. It is on the east side of 176th Avenue, directly across from the cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryTown Hall - Osoyoos, BC

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In front of the Osoyoos City Hall and off to the east slightly is this sign relating the history of the town hall of Osoyoos. Part of the hall is actually an old schoolhouse imported from north of town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/31/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Story of Osoyoos - Osoyoos, BC

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Near the fountain in City Hall Square along Highway 3 in Osoyoos are a pair of history plaques, one dealing with the history of city hall, and this one, a bronze plaque telling us of the history of the town itself.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 10/5/2014

last visited: never

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PictographsOld Hedley Road Pictographs - Princeton, BC

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Rock paintings at the side of an old road.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member The 2 Newlyweds

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/9/2011

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersS.S. Okanagan Stern Saloon — Penticton, BC

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Okanagan Lake saw three luxury serving it waters prior the Depression. These ships moved people and goods up and down the length of the lake. The S.S. Okanagan was decommissioned and dismantled. The Stern Saloon is one of the few parts the survived.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/13/2010

last visited: never

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersS.S. Sicamous — Penticton, BC

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The gem of the British Columbia CPR Lake & River Service the S.S. Sicamous is today a museum on the shores of Okanagan Lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 5/30/2010

last visited: 9/27/2012

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersSouthern Crossroads - Osoyoos, BC

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East of Osoyoos the Crowsnest Highway climbs out of the Okanagan Valley to the plateau above. Near the top of the climb is this BC Heritage Marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/22/2014

last visited: never

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Century FarmsDickinson Family Farm - Summerland, BC

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The Dickinson Farm is located at 17208 Bentley Road on the northern edge of Summerland, just west of Highway 97.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 5/10/2013

last visited: 1/7/2014

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British Columbia Heritage MarkersVermilion Forks - Princeton, BC

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This marker was placed at a small pullout along Highway 3, along with the "Welcome to Princeton" sign one and a half km. east of the Princeton Visitor centre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/22/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Post Office - Princeton, BC

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Princeton has a very good historical signage program, with several easily recognizable signs mounted throughout the town, elucidating its history to the town's visitors. This sign is for the post office, which was built in 1954 - 1955.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/19/2015

last visited: never

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