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Natural gas bubbling up through sidewalk after gas leak in Vancouver

Vancouver Fire and Rescue Service (VFRS) and Fortis BC crews have brought a gas leak in downtown Vancouver under control.

VFRS said natural gas could be seen bubbling up through the sidewalk as they tried to stop the leak. 71 more words


Why a 'Bailey Bridge' in Downtown Vancouver, 1944?

I could find out nothing about the above bridge either online or in the local library. The photograph of the bridge (1 of 2 by Don Coltman; the other image is  440 more words


Unusual Angle on Hotel Vancouver #2

This perspective affords us photographic time travellers an atypical angle on the second (and best, in my opinion) of the Hotels Vancouver (Swales, 1916), of its northern neighbour, the… 263 more words


Georgia Through a Windscreen. . . Dimly

The image above seems to have been made through the windscreen of a vehicle that was stopped on Georgia St. for a red light. ( 213 more words