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

McPherson Playhouse

Dedicated 26th, February 1965

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, September 15, 2011
1. McPherson Playhouse Marker
Inscription. Named in Honour of Thomas Shanks McPherson Born Airdrie, Scotland, prominent business man, philanthropist and citizen of Victoria for fifty-three years, who died at the age of 89 years on 3rd, December 1962, and under whose will a bequest including this theatre was made to the City of Victoria
 
Erected 1965.
 
Location. 48° 25.717′ N, 123° 21.996′ W. Marker is in Victoria, British Columbia, in Capital Regional District. Marker is on Pandora Street just from Government Street. Touch for map. This marker is to the left of the theater entrance. Marker is at or near this postal address: 615 Pandora Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8W, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fifth Regiment of Garrison Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); Chinese General Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Cast Iron Panels (within shouting distance of this marker); Wesleyan Methodist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Japanese Internment (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Victoria Fire Department Headquarters
McPherson Playhouse image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 15, 2011
2. McPherson Playhouse
The marker is located in the entrance alcove.
(about 90 meters away); Tiger Company Fire Hall (about 120 meters away); Victoria’s Chinatown (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Victoria.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
McPherson Playhouse image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 15, 2011
3. McPherson Playhouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 4, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 553 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 4, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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