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Victoria in Capital Regional District, British Columbia — The Canadian Pacific
 

Oak Bay Grocery

Celebrating Our Heritage

 
 
Oak Bay Grocery Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 22, 2014
1. Oak Bay Grocery Marker
Inscription.

the oldest building in the Village
Built in 1912, it is the current location of
The Blethering Place

 
Erected 2006 by Kiwanis Club of Oak Bay.
 
Location. 48° 25.583′ N, 123° 18.895′ W. Marker is in Victoria, British Columbia, in Capital Regional District. Marker is on Oak Bay Avenue just east of Hampshire Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2227 Oak Bay Avenue, Victoria, British Columbia V8R 1G5, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Summerdyne" (within shouting distance of this marker); Spewhung (approx. 1.1 kilometers away); Abkhazi Garden House (approx. 1.4 kilometers away); Abkhazi Garden (approx. 1.4 kilometers away); European exploration in the Strait of Juan de Fuca (approx. 1.7 kilometers away); Tlikwaynung (approx. 1.8 kilometers away); Estate of the Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia (approx. 2.1 kilometers away); The Role of the Lieutenant Governor (approx. 2.1 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Victoria.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of Oak Bay Village BC. (Submitted on July 12, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Oak Bay Grocery Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 22, 2014
2. Oak Bay Grocery Marker

2. District of Oak Bay (BC) History. (Submitted on July 12, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. "Blethering Place serves up its last cup o'tea" (2011 article). (Submitted on July 12, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 266 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
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