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Near Brentwood Bay in Capital Regional District, British Columbia — The Canadian Pacific
 

Sunken Garden Lake Sit-in

 
 
Sunken Garden Lake Sit-in Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2014
1. Sunken Garden Lake Sit-in Marker
Inscription.

Limestone was also quarried up the hill from the Sunken Garden. It was transported in ore buckets suspended on cables high above ground from some half a mile away.
 
Erected by The Butchart Gardens.
 
Location. 48° 33.789′ N, 123° 28.1′ W. Marker is near Brentwood Bay, British Columbia, in Capital Regional District. Click for map. Marker is in The Butchart Gardens' Sunken Garden. Marker is at or near this postal address: 800 Benvenuto Avenue, Brentwood Bay, British Columbia V8M 1J8, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Quarry Walls (here, next to this marker); The Sunken Garden Lake (within shouting distance of this marker); The Butchart Gardens / Les Jardins Butchart (within shouting distance of this marker); Ross Fountain Lookout (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Ross Fountain Lookout (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Soda Fountain Sit-In (about 90 meters away); Above The Sunken Garden (about 150 meters away); The Sunken Garden (about 150 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Brentwood Bay.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Butchart Gardens. (Submitted on June 15, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Sunken Garden Lake Sit-in Area and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2014
2. Sunken Garden Lake Sit-in Area and Marker

2. Butchart Gardens on Facebook. (Submitted on June 15, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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View From Sunken Garden Lake Sit-in Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2014
3. View From Sunken Garden Lake Sit-in Marker
The Butchart Gardens Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
4. The Butchart Gardens Sign
View From Near Sunken Garden Lake Sit-in image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2014
5. View From Near Sunken Garden Lake Sit-in
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 288 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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