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Digging up Squamish history

Digging up Squamish history

Newport Timber Company railway tracks discovered during municipal sewer line replacement project.
Here's the steam-powered story of Gastown's famous clock (VIDEO)

Here's the steam-powered story of Gastown's famous clock (VIDEO)

One of the city's most iconic landmarks.
5 forgotten sports teams from Vancouver's past (VIDEO)

5 forgotten sports teams from Vancouver's past (VIDEO)

The city dominated Canadian women's basketball for a decade. 🏀
Want to hear Christopher Plummer talk about Vancouver circa 1962? (VIDEO)

Want to hear Christopher Plummer talk about Vancouver circa 1962? (VIDEO)

Plummer's narration is probably the best thing you'll hear today.
Vancouver’s Canada Geese have always been vicious and this photo proves it

Vancouver’s Canada Geese have always been vicious and this photo proves it

The photo was taken in Stanley Park almost 70 years ago
Wonder years: Here's the history of Vancouver's Science World (VIDEO)

Wonder years: Here's the history of Vancouver's Science World (VIDEO)

It all began with Expo 86.
Here's the incredible history of Vancouver's oldest building (VIDEO)

Here's the incredible history of Vancouver's oldest building (VIDEO)

It was shipped by barge to its current location in 1930.
Check out this historical video report on the 1958 collapse of the Ironworkers Memorial Second Narrows Crossing (VIDEO)

Check out this historical video report on the 1958 collapse of the Ironworkers Memorial Second Narrows Crossing (VIDEO)

The clip would have been shown in movie theatres.
The Martin Mars Hawaii water bomber is listed for sale for $5 million (PHOTOS)

The Martin Mars Hawaii water bomber is listed for sale for $5 million (PHOTOS)

The last time the Hawaii Mars was used in B.C. to attack a fire was in 2015
5 things you didn't know about Vancouver's VanDusen Botanical Garden (VIDEO)

5 things you didn't know about Vancouver's VanDusen Botanical Garden (VIDEO)

It was originally a golf course. ⛳🌷