Meeting Notice

Just a reminder that the Grandview Heritage Group will not be meeting in December.

Our next scheduled meeting will be on Thursday 21st January 2016 at 7:00pm in the Britannia Boardroom.  We look forward to seeing you there.

In the meanwhile, we wish you all a wonderful Christmas season and a hopeful and prosperous New Year!

Grandview Database v.2

The first revision to the Grandview Database has been published today.  The link on the menu above has been updated to the new version.

Version 2 adds:

  • several hundred new entries compiled from Heritage Vancouver’s collection of unpublished incomplete building permits that we have managed to resolve;
  • several hundred entries from Vancouver City Directories 1906-1908;
  • about 70 new entries collected from GHG’s Centenary House collection;
  • a hundred or more entries from Kevin Shackles study of Grandview corner stores (see, for example, DL183 B7E Lot12, 603 Victoria Drive);
  • 73 entries from 2015 MLS sales;
  • miscellaneous corrections and adjustments

As always, comments, corrections and suggestions should be sent to jakking@shaw.ca.