Paddle steamer wheel

Arrow Lakes
Historical Society

2014.003.5202 Burton, June 1967

: 2014.003.5202

: F7-11A


: 1967-06-

: Charlie Watson

: BC Hydro and Charlie Watson

: 1960s, aerial image, Burton wharf, Columbia River, Highway 6, Kootenay Hotel/Burton Hotel, and The Narrows

: Burton

1 b/w negative (35 mm)

Aerial view of original Burton townsite, high water, June 1967. Wharf on The Narrows, Columbia River, at bottom right. Burton Hotel just left of centre. New Burton townsite under construction off-camera at top left. The original townsite would be removed the following year in advance of the flooding of the Arrow Lakes by Hugh Keenleyside Dam.

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