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3rd Street to 17th Street / Fairmile Road to Park Royal South orthophoto

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr18792
Fonds / Collection
District of West Vancouver fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date
June 1962
Scope and Content
Item is an orthophoto of the territory between 19th Street and Altamont Beach, and from the Upper Levels Highway to Burrard Inlet.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
District of West Vancouver fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date
June 1962
Scope and Content
Item is an orthophoto of the territory between 19th Street and Altamont Beach, and from the Upper Levels Highway to Burrard Inlet.
Physical Description
1 orthophoto : b&w ; 23 x 23 cm
Reference Code
65917.DWV
Item Number
65917.DWV
Creator
District of West Vancouver. Planning department
Responsibility
Hunting Survey Corporation Ltd.
Geographic Access
Ambleside (West Vancouver, B.C.)
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano River (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Cedardale (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Marine Drive (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Park Royal (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Sentinel Hill (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Taylor Way (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Upper Levels Highway (B.C.)
Notes
Title based on the contents of the image.
Small format reference no. 47.
Copyright / Terms of Use
Public domain. No restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Formats
Also available as a TIF (53.3 MB).
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19th Street to Edgemont / British Properties to Marine Drive orthophoto

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr4316
Fonds / Collection
District of West Vancouver fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date
June 27, 1940
Scope and Content
Item is a copy of an orthophoto of the territory between 19th Street and Edgemont, and the British Properties and Marine Drive.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
District of West Vancouver fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date
June 27, 1940
Scope and Content
Item is a copy of an orthophoto of the territory between 19th Street and Edgemont, and the British Properties and Marine Drive.
Physical Description
1 orthophoto : b&w ; 23 x 23 cm
Reference Code
BC.196.36.DWV
Item Number
BC.196.36.DWV
Creator
District of West Vancouver. Planning department
Responsibility
British Columbia Department of the Environment
Geographic Access
Ambleside (West Vancouver, B.C.)
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano River (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Cedardale (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Edgemont (North Vancouver, B.C.)
Sentinel Hill (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Taylor Way (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on the contents of the image.
Copyright / Terms of Use
Public domain. No restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Formats
Also available as a TIF (32.2 MB).
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26th Street to Cedardale / British Properties to Marine Drive orthophoto

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr4317
Fonds / Collection
District of West Vancouver fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date
June 27, 1940
Scope and Content
Item is a copy of an orthophoto of the territory between 26th Street and Cedardale, the British Properties and Marine Drive.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
District of West Vancouver fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date
June 27, 1940
Scope and Content
Item is a copy of an orthophoto of the territory between 26th Street and Cedardale, the British Properties and Marine Drive.
Physical Description
1 orthophoto : b&w ; 23 x 23 cm
Reference Code
BC.196.37.DWV
Item Number
BC.196.37.DWV
Creator
District of West Vancouver. Planning department
Responsibility
British Columbia Department of the Environment
Geographic Access
Ambleside (West Vancouver, B.C.)
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Cedardale (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Hollyburn (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Sentinel Hill (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Taylor Way (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on the contents of the image.
Copyright / Terms of Use
Public domain. No restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Formats
Also available as a TIF (32.7 MB).
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Aerial photograph of the mouth of the Capilano River

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr12742
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
May 10, 1959
Scope and Content
Item is an aerial photograph of the mouth of the Capilano River, the British Properties and the North Shore mountains. The view is north. The Lions Gate Bridge is at right.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
May 10, 1959
Scope and Content
Item is an aerial photograph of the mouth of the Capilano River, the British Properties and the North Shore mountains. The view is north. The Lions Gate Bridge is at right.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 25 cm
Reference Code
CA BWVA F044-S01-IT59.001
Item Number
59.001.WVA.BPP
Accession Number
2001-008
Creator
British Pacific Properties Ltd.
Responsibility
Allen Aerial Photos Ltd
Name Access
Pacific Great Eastern Railway
Subject Access
Buildings - Commercial - Malls
Geographic Features - Coasts
Geographic Features - Mountains
Geographic Features - Rivers and creeks
Structures - Bridges
Transportation - Rail
Geographic Access
Ambleside (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Ambleside Park (West Vancouver, B.C.)
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano 5 (IR)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano River (West Vancouver, B.C.)
First Narrows (B.C.)
Lions Gate Bridge (B.C.)
Marine Drive (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Pacific Great Eastern Railway Bridge (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Park Royal (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Taylor Way (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on existing folder labels and photo contents.
Stamped on verso: "Photo by Allen Aerial Photos Ltd. 4609 Main Street, Vancouver, B.C. V5V 3R6. 879-8532 This image copyrighted. No reproduction or use without consent. 59472 May 10 1959".
Annotation on verso: "Aerial photo: Capilano Rivermouth looking north. May 10, 1959".
No. 59472.
Copyright / Terms of Use
Public domain. No restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Formats
Also available as a TIF (42.9 MB)
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Aerial photograph of the view northeast from Ambleside Park

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr12743
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
May 10, 1959
Scope and Content
Item is an aerial photograph looking northeast from Ambleside Park. The view is from Ambleside Park to the North Shore mountains, and from 11th Street to the mouth of the Capilano River.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
May 10, 1959
Scope and Content
Item is an aerial photograph looking northeast from Ambleside Park. The view is from Ambleside Park to the North Shore mountains, and from 11th Street to the mouth of the Capilano River.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 25 cm
Reference Code
CA BWVA F044-S01-IT59.002
Item Number
59.002.WVA.BPP
Accession Number
2001-008
Creator
British Pacific Properties Ltd.
Responsibility
Allen Aerial Photos Ltd
Subject Access
Geographic Features - Beaches
Geographic Features - Coasts
Geographic Features - Mountains
Geographic Features - Rivers and creeks
Transportation - Rail
Geographic Access
Ambleside Beach (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Ambleside Park (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Ambleside (West Vancouver, B.C.)
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano 5 (IR)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano River (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Marine Drive (West Vancouver, B.C.)
North Vancouver (B.C.)
Park Royal (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Sentinel Hill (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on existing folder labels and photo contents.
Stamped on verso: "Photo by Allen Aerial Photos Ltd. 4609 Main Street, Vancouver, B.C. V5V 3R6. 879-8532 This image copyrighted. No reproduction or use without consent. 59473 May 10 1959".
Annotation on verso: "Aerial photo: Capilano Rivermouth looking north. May 10, 1959".
No. 59473.
Copyright / Terms of Use
Public domain. No restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Formats
Also available as a TIF (42.7 MB)
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Aerial photograph of the view northeast from Ambleside Park

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr12744
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
May 10, 1959
Scope and Content
Item is an aerial photograph looking northeast from Ambleside Park. The view is from Ambleside Park to the North Shore mountains and from 11th Street to the mouth of the Capilano River.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
May 10, 1959
Scope and Content
Item is an aerial photograph looking northeast from Ambleside Park. The view is from Ambleside Park to the North Shore mountains and from 11th Street to the mouth of the Capilano River.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 25 cm
Reference Code
CA BWVA F044-S01-IT59.003
Item Number
59.003.WVA.BPP
Accession Number
2001-008
Creator
British Pacific Properties Ltd.
Responsibility
Allen Aerial Photos Ltd
Subject Access
Geographic Features - Beaches
Geographic Features - Coasts
Geographic Features - Mountains
Geographic Features - Rivers and creeks
Transportation - Rail
Geographic Access
Ambleside Beach (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Ambleside Park (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Ambleside (West Vancouver, B.C.)
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano 5 (IR)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano River (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Marine Drive (West Vancouver, B.C.)
North Vancouver (B.C.)
Park Royal (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Sentinel Hill (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on existing folder labels and photo contents.
Stamped on verso: "Photo by Allen Aerial Photos Ltd. 4609 Main Street, Vancouver, B.C. V5V 3R6. 879-8532 This image copyrighted. No reproduction or use without consent. 59474 May 10 1959".
Annotation on verso: "Aerial photo: View north-east from Ambleside Park. May 10, 1959".
No. 59474.
Copyright / Terms of Use
Public domain. No restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
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Aerial photograph of the view northeast from Ambleside Park

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr12745
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
May 10, 1959
Scope and Content
Item is an aerial photograph looking northeast from Ambleside Park. The view is from Ambleside Park to the North Shore mountains and from Park Royal Shopping Centre to Norgate.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
May 10, 1959
Scope and Content
Item is an aerial photograph looking northeast from Ambleside Park. The view is from Ambleside Park to the North Shore mountains and from Park Royal Shopping Centre to Norgate.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 25 cm
Reference Code
CA BWVA F044-S01-IT59.004
Item Number
59.004.WVA.BPP
Accession Number
2001-008
Creator
British Pacific Properties Ltd.
Responsibility
Allen Aerial Photos Ltd
Subject Access
Geographic Features - Beaches
Geographic Features - Coasts
Geographic Features - Mountains
Geographic Features - Rivers and creeks
Transportation - Rail
Geographic Access
Ambleside Beach (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Ambleside Park (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Ambleside (West Vancouver, B.C.)
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano 5 (IR)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano River (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Marine Drive (West Vancouver, B.C.)
North Vancouver (B.C.)
Park Royal (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Sentinel Hill (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on existing folder labels and photo contents.
Stamped on verso: "Photo by Allen Aerial Photos Ltd. 4609 Main Street, Vancouver, B.C. V5V 3R6. 879-8532 This image copyrighted. No reproduction or use without consent. 59475 May 10 1959".
Annotation on verso: "Aerial photo: View north-east including Park Royal. May 10, 1959".
No. 59475.
Copyright / Terms of Use
Public domain. No restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
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Aerial view of British Pacific Properties

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr2718
Fonds / Collection
Rupert Harrison photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
April 9, 1960
Scope and Content
Item is an aerial photograph of the Capilano Estates section of the British Pacific Properties, including much of the Capilano golf course.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
Rupert Harrison photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
April 9, 1960
Scope and Content
Item is an aerial photograph of the Capilano Estates section of the British Pacific Properties, including much of the Capilano golf course.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm
Reference Code
CA BWVA C030-S01-IT1142
Item Number
1142.WVA.RAH
Accession Number
2000-028
Responsibility
George Allen Aerial Photos
Subject Access
Recreational Facilities - Golf courses
Geographic Access
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Golf Course (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on the contents of the image.
George Allen Aerial Photos photograph number 1004.
Copyright / Terms of Use
Copyright held by the creator. There are no restrictions on reproduction for research and private study. Permission of the copyright holder is required for all other uses.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Formats
Also available as a TIF (163.7 MB).
Also available as 1 photograph : b&w copy negative ; 9 x 12 cm.
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Aerial view of the development in the British Properties

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr12737
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
1955
Scope and Content
Item is an aerial photograph of development in the British Properties. The view is east towards Grouse Mountain.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
1955
Scope and Content
Item is an aerial photograph of development in the British Properties. The view is east towards Grouse Mountain.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 13 cm
Reference Code
CA BWVA F044-S01-IT55.009
Item Number
55.009.WVA.BPP
Accession Number
2001-008
Creator
British Pacific Properties Ltd.
Subject Access
Construction
Geographic Access
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on existing folder labels and photo contents.
No. A-22-55
Annotation on verso: "Aerial photograph: British Properties development 1955 A-22-55".
Copyright / Terms of Use
Public domain. No restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
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Aerial view of the development in the British Properties

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr12738
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
1955
Scope and Content
Item is an aerial photograph of development in the British Properties. The view is from Eyremont Drive to Parkside Road and from Cross Creek Road to Southborough Drive.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
1955
Scope and Content
Item is an aerial photograph of development in the British Properties. The view is from Eyremont Drive to Parkside Road and from Cross Creek Road to Southborough Drive.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm
Reference Code
CA BWVA F044-S01-IT55.012
Item Number
55.012.WVA.BPP
Accession Number
2001-008
Creator
British Pacific Properties Ltd.
Subject Access
Construction
Geographic Access
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on existing folder labels and photo contents.
Annotation on verso: "Aerial photo: British Properties development 1955".
Copyright / Terms of Use
Public domain. No restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
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Bridge over Hadden Creek

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr12404
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
April 2, 1934
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of the bridge over Hadden Creek, on Stevens Drive.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
April 2, 1934
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of the bridge over Hadden Creek, on Stevens Drive.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm
Reference Code
CA BWVA F044-S01-IT34.006
Item Number
34.006.WVA.BPP
Accession Number
2001-008
Creator
British Pacific Properties Ltd.
Responsibility
Leonard Frank Photos
Subject Access
Structures - Bridges
Transportation - Roads
Geographic Access
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Hadden Creek (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Stevens Drive (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on the contents of the image.
The photograph is affixed to a linen backing.
Annotation on verso: "Bridge - April 2, 1934 (Stevens Drive)".
Copyright / Terms of Use
Public domain. No restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Formats
Also available as a TIF (38.5 MB).
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Bridge over Hadden Creek

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr12405
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
April 2, 1934
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of the bridge over Hadden Creek, on Stevens Drive.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
April 2, 1934
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of the bridge over Hadden Creek, on Stevens Drive.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm
Reference Code
CA BWVA F044-S01-IT34.007
Item Number
34.007.WVA.BPP
Accession Number
2001-008
Creator
British Pacific Properties Ltd.
Responsibility
Leonard Frank Photos
Subject Access
Structures - Bridges
Transportation - Roads
Geographic Access
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Hadden Creek (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Stevens Drive (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on the contents of the image.
The photograph is affixed to a linen backing.
Annotation on verso: "Bridge - April 2, 1934".
Copyright / Terms of Use
Public domain. No restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Formats
Also available as a TIF (38.3 MB).
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Bridges

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr408
Fonds / Collection
Joseph B. Leyland fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
photograph
Date
1930-1963
Scope and Content
The series consists of records and photographs relating to the construction of bridges, mostly in the period of Leyland's tenure as Reeve of West Vancouver. The bridges include: Burrard Steet Bridge (Vancouver, B.C.), Capilano Bridge, Lions Gate Bridge, and Second Narrows Bridge.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
Joseph B. Leyland fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
photograph
Date
1930-1963
Scope and Content
The series consists of records and photographs relating to the construction of bridges, mostly in the period of Leyland's tenure as Reeve of West Vancouver. The bridges include: Burrard Steet Bridge (Vancouver, B.C.), Capilano Bridge, Lions Gate Bridge, and Second Narrows Bridge.
Physical Description
14 cm of textual records
ca. 25 photographs : b&w ; 21 x 50 cm or smaller
Reference Code
CA BWVA F003-S08
Accession Number
1988-489
Creator
Leyland, Joseph [Joe] Bentley, 1888-1969
Name Access
British Pacific Properties Ltd.
Subject Access
Events - Openings
Geographic Features - Rivers and creeks
Structures - Bridges
Transportation
Geographic Access
Capilano Bridge (Marine Drive, West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano River (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Ironworkers Memorial Second Narrows Crossing (Second Narrows Bridge) (B.C.)
Lions Gate Bridge (B.C.)
Second Narrows Bridge (First) (B.C.)
Notes
Title based on the contents of the series.
Copyright / Terms of Use
No restrictions on access. Reproductions provided in accordance with Copyright legislation.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
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A brief history on the "British Properties" development West Vancouver, B.C.

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr5541
Fonds / Collection
Rupert Harrison fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
cartographic material
photograph
Date
1959
Scope and Content
Item is a report on the history of the development of the British Properties, written for the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada by British Pacific Properties' manager, P.D. Willoughby. Report includes sections on the history, planning and construction, the Capilano Golf and Country Club, fixe…
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
Rupert Harrison fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
cartographic material
photograph
Date
1959
Scope and Content
Item is a report on the history of the development of the British Properties, written for the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada by British Pacific Properties' manager, P.D. Willoughby. Report includes sections on the history, planning and construction, the Capilano Golf and Country Club, fixed assessment, the restrictive covenant, utilities, advertising and sales promotion and a conclusion. A copy of Olmsted's original site plan for the Capilano Estates is included. The report includes five photographs: an aerial of the British Properties down to Ambleside Beach, a view south down Taylor Way, the view from a lot, and two "sample" houses.
Physical Description
10 p.
5 photographs : b&w
1 map
Reference Code
CA BWVA F061-S01-F007-IT001
Item Number
IT001
Creator
Harrison, Rupert Arthur, 1914-2007
Responsibility
P.D. Willoughby
Name Access
British Pacific Properties Ltd.
Subject Access
Buildings - Residential - Houses
History - Historical Research
Public Services - Utilities
Recreational Activities - Golf
Geographic Access
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Golf Course (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Taylor Way (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
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British Pacific Properties

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr354
Fonds / Collection
Joseph B. Leyland fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
cartographic material
photograph
Date
1930-1962
Scope and Content
The file consists of material relating to the District of West Vancouver, and development of the Upper Levels and Hollyburn lands by British Pacific Properties. The file includes documents pertaining to the Capilano Estates, Capilano Golf and Country Club, and Park Royal Shopping Centre. The materi…
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
Joseph B. Leyland fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual record
cartographic material
photograph
Date
1930-1962
Scope and Content
The file consists of material relating to the District of West Vancouver, and development of the Upper Levels and Hollyburn lands by British Pacific Properties. The file includes documents pertaining to the Capilano Estates, Capilano Golf and Country Club, and Park Royal Shopping Centre. The material includes booklets, brochures, correspondence, contracts, copies of By-Law No. 488, budget information, land sales information, government land purchase agreements, construction expenditures, correspondence, meeting minutes, newsclippings, a list of lot prices in Capilano Estates from 193-, a photograph, and a Highlands road map.
Physical Description
5 cm of textual records
1 photograph : b&w ; 32 x 21 cm
1 map ; 27 x 21 cm
Reference Code
CA BWVA F003-S09-F01
Accession Number
1988-489
Creator
Leyland, Joseph [Joe] Bentley, 1888-1969
Name Access
British Pacific Properties Ltd.
Subject Access
Buildings - Commercial - Malls
Businesses - Real estate
Industries - Forestry
Politics and government
Recreational Facilities - Golf courses
Transportation - Roads
Geographic Access
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Golf Course (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Park Royal Shopping Centre (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on the contents of the file.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
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British Pacific Properties Capilano Estates 1

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr4250
Fonds / Collection
District of West Vancouver fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date
[after June 1967]
Scope and Content
Item is a map of West Vancouver from Ballantree Road to Mathers Avenue, and from Chartwell Drive to Moyne Drive. Map includes district lots and blocks, street names, street addresses, as well as school and park sites. The location of fire hydrants, stand pipes, as well as certain street addresses, …
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
District of West Vancouver fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date
[after June 1967]
Scope and Content
Item is a map of West Vancouver from Ballantree Road to Mathers Avenue, and from Chartwell Drive to Moyne Drive. Map includes district lots and blocks, street names, street addresses, as well as school and park sites. The location of fire hydrants, stand pipes, as well as certain street addresses, have been annotated in red ink.
Physical Description
1 map : canvas ; 138 x 107 cm
Material Details
Scale 1" = 200'
Reference Code
1815-11.01.007.DWV
Item Number
1815-11.01.007.DWV
Creator
District of West Vancouver. Fire and Rescue Services
Subject Access
Public Services - Fire protection
Geographic Access
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Chartwell (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Glenmore (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Copyright / Terms of Use
West Vancouver Archives holds copyright. There are no restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Reference Number
MAP 117
Related Material
Map 1 of Planning Department's 200 scale map. See 1730-01.08.001.DWV and 1730-01.08.002.DWV.
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British Pacific Properties Capilano Estates [Map No.1]

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr21034
Fonds / Collection
District of West Vancouver fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date
July 4, 1966
Scope and Content
Item is a map of West Vancouver from Ballantree Road to Mathers Avenue, and from Chartwell Drive to Moyne Drive. Map includes district lots and blocks, street names, street addresses, as well as school and park sites.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
District of West Vancouver fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date
July 4, 1966
Scope and Content
Item is a map of West Vancouver from Ballantree Road to Mathers Avenue, and from Chartwell Drive to Moyne Drive. Map includes district lots and blocks, street names, street addresses, as well as school and park sites.
Physical Description
1 map : canvas ; 108 x 144 cm
Material Details
Scale 1" = 200'
Reference Code
1730-01.08.002.DWV
Item Number
1730-01.08.002.DWV
Accession Number
2000-017
Creator
District of West Vancouver. Planning department
Geographic Access
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Chartwell (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Glenmore (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Map is virtually identical to the previous map in this file.
Copyright / Terms of Use
West Vancouver Archives holds copyright. There are no restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Reference Number
MAP 202
Related Material
Fire Service's annotated version of this map is 1815-11.01.007.DWV.
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British Pacific Properties Company Office

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr12400
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
July 10, 1933
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of the British Pacific Properties Company office located at the north end of Taylor Way. This location later became the site of the St. David's United Church parking lot.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
July 10, 1933
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of the British Pacific Properties Company office located at the north end of Taylor Way. This location later became the site of the St. David's United Church parking lot.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm
Reference Code
CA BWVA F044-S01-IT33.026
Item Number
33.026.WVA.BPP
Accession Number
2001-008
Creator
British Pacific Properties Ltd.
Responsibility
Leonard Frank Photos
Subject Access
Buildings - Commercial - Offices
Transportation - Roads
Geographic Access
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Taylor Way (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on the contents of the image.
The photograph is affixed to a linen backing.
Copyright / Terms of Use
Public domain. No restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Formats
Also available as a TIF (42.5 MB)
Images
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British Pacific Properties developers

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr13179
Fonds / Collection
Rupert Harrison photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
July 29, 1936
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of some of the men involved in the development and construction of the British Properties sitting on a bench in the "Capilano Estates" section of the development. Individuals depicted are (standing from left): James F. Dawson, Landscape Architect of Olmsted Bros., of Brookline,…
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
Rupert Harrison photograph collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
photograph
Date
July 29, 1936
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of some of the men involved in the development and construction of the British Properties sitting on a bench in the "Capilano Estates" section of the development. Individuals depicted are (standing from left): James F. Dawson, Landscape Architect of Olmsted Bros., of Brookline, Mass. and Stanley F. Thompson, Golf Course Architect, Toronto, (seated from left); John Anderson, Secretary-Treasurer; A.J.T. Taylor, President and Engineer-in-Chief, British Pacific Properties Ltd.; G.S. Conway, Construction Engineer of the project.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm
Reference Code
CA BWVA C030-S01-IT2470
Item Number
2470.WVA.RAH
Responsibility
Leonard Frank Photos
Name Access
British Pacific Properties Ltd.
Taylor, Alfred James Towle, 1887-1945
Subject Access
Construction
Persons - Men
Geographic Access
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on the contents of the image.
Photographer's stamp on verso of photograph: "Leonard Frank Photos 614 W. Pender St. Phone MU 5-9945, Vancouver, B.C. 36447 Jul 29 1936".
Photograph has horizontal crack in lower right hand quarter.
No.19474.
Copyright / Terms of Use
Public domain. No restrictions on access or reproduction.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Other Formats
Also available as a TIF (21.5 MB).
Images
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British Pacific Properties fonds

https://archives.westvancouver.ca/link/descr7759
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual record
architectural drawing
photograph
Date
1933-1987
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of material relating to the company's development of the British Properties and Park Royal Shopping Centre. The majority of the material consists of photographs documenting the development of the Capilano Estates, and the original construction, expansion, and many activities of Park …
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
Fonds / Collection
British Pacific Properties fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual record
architectural drawing
photograph
Date
1933-1987
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of material relating to the company's development of the British Properties and Park Royal Shopping Centre. The majority of the material consists of photographs documenting the development of the Capilano Estates, and the original construction, expansion, and many activities of Park Royal Shopping Centre. The fonds also includes four scrapbooks documenting events and press coverage, with sample advertisements for Park Royal, a notebook, plus architectural drawings of the Park Royal Shopping Centre. The fonds is arranged into the following series: Series 1: Photographs Series 2: Scrapbooks Series 3: Promotional materials Series 4: Architectural drawings Series 5: Maps Series 6: Miscellaneous
Physical Description
ca. 2000 photographs
100 cm of textual records
Reference Code
CA BWVA F044
Creator
British Pacific Properties Ltd.
Subject Access
Buildings - Commercial - Malls
Buildings - Residential - Houses
Businesses - Real estate
Businesses - Retail
Geographic Access
British Properties (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Capilano Estates (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Park Royal Shopping Centre (West Vancouver, B.C.)
Notes
Title based on the contents of the fonds.
Repository
West Vancouver Archives
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