Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Victoria in Capital Regional District, British Columbia — The Canadian Pacific
 

Pendray House

309 Belleville Street

 

—Victoria, B.C. —

 
Pendray House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 14, 2011
1. Pendray House Marker
Inscription. Family home of William J. Pendray Built 1897 Known as Loretto Hall 1940-1966 Restoration by William and Florence Prior 1970 Topiary gardens replanted by descendants of Mr. Pendray 1980

[Marker below, French]
Ancienne residence de la famille William J. Pendray construite en 1897. Devint «Lorretto Hall», couvent de la congrégation de Notre-Dame des Anges de Lennoxville, Québec. Les salles de jardins furent loués pour des activities speciales des Canadiens français. Aujourd’hui, Rita Roy-Wilson est propriétaire de cet edifice qui porte le nom «The Gatsby Mansion». Don de l’Association historique francphone de Victoria 2001
 
Erected 2001 by L’Association historique francphone de Victoria.
 
Location. 48° 25.316′ N, 123° 22.5′ W. Marker is in Victoria, British Columbia, in Capital Regional District. Marker can be reached from Belleville Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 309 Belleville Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8W, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Juan Francisco de la Bodega y Quadra (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Mackenzie Papineau Battalion of the International Brigades (approx. 0.3 kilometers

Pendray House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 14, 2011
2. Pendray House Marker
The marker is to the right of the entrance.
away); Creation of the Province of British Columbia (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); In Commemoration of the Treaty Between Great Britain and the Russian Empire (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Knowledge Totem (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); The “Veteran Sailor” (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); The Birthplace of Victoria (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Kwakiutl Bear Pole (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Victoria.
 
Additional keywords. topiary
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 546 times since then and 30 times this year. Last updated on , by Adrienne Walker of Victoria, British Columbia. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on August 15, 2016.
Paid Advertisement