Victoria in Capital, British Columbia — Canada’s West Coast (North America)
Oak Bay Grocery
Celebrating Our Heritage
Erected 2006 by Kiwanis Club of Oak Bay.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1912.
Location. 48° 25.583′ N, 123° 18.895′ W. Marker is in Victoria, British Columbia, in Capital. Marker is on Oak Bay Avenue just east of Hampshire Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2227 Oak Bay Avenue, Victoria BC V8R 1G5, Canada. Touch for directions.
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 The Role of the Lieutenant Governor (approx. 2.1 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Victoria.
Also see . . .
1. District of Oak Bay (BC) History. (Submitted on July 12, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. "Blethering Place serves up its last cup o'tea" (2011 article). (Submitted on July 12, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 12, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 383 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 12, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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