Paddle steamer wheel

Arrow Lakes
Historical Society

2022.009.2.40 Cleared Sand Island (highwater)

: 2022.009.2.40

: R37-47D


: 1967-- - --

: Estate of Florence Adshead

: Florence Adshead

: 1960s, Arrow Lakes flooding (Columbia River Treaty), Columbia River, farms, Joe & Florence Adshead farm (Makinson), Sand Island, and The Narrows

: Grahams Landing and Makinson

1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm

View from Joe Adshead & Florence Adshead farm, Makinson, looking south across levelled Sand Island after the island was cleared of vegetation in advance of BC Hydro's flooding of the Arrow Lakes valley, The Narrows, Columbia River, 1967. Shoreline at Grahams Landing cleared across The Narrows at right.

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