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2016.005.258 Berts Mum & Dads’ house being moved up to the farm from Edgewood on June 10th 1967

: 2016.005.258



: 1967-06-10

: Annette Devlin and Brian Hopp

: Doris Hopp

: 1960s, Arrow Lakes flooding (Columbia River Treaty), building relocation, farms, Hopp Bros. dairy farm (Inonoaklin Valley), Hopp; Bert, Hopp; Cornelia 'Corrie' (deGans), Hopp; Doris (Keffer), Hopp; Hank, and Inonoaklin Creek

: Edgewood

1 colour digital photograph (3793 pixels x 3820 pixels)

Flatbed truck carrying Hank Hopp & Corrie Hopp house preparing to cross shallow spot in Inonoaklin Creek near Edgewood, 10 June 1967. The house was moved to the Hopp family farm in the Inonoaklin Valley north of Edgewood in advance of the Edgewood townsite's flooding by the construction of Arrow Dam the following year. Bert Hopp and Doris Hopp moved into the house in autumn 1968.

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