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

Minnie Victoria Robertson

 
 
Minnie Victoria Robertson Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2014
1. Minnie Victoria Robertson Monument
Inscription.

[Born] December 7th, 1870,
Victoria,
Drowned Ellice Bridge Disaster
May 26th, 1896

 
Location. 48° 24.667′ N, 123° 20.498′ W. Marker is in Victoria, British Columbia, in Capital Regional District. Touch for map. Monument is in Section G of Ross Bay Cemetery, south of Fairfield Road and east of Memorial Crescent. Marker is in this post office area: Victoria, British Columbia V8S 1G1, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William (Billy) Barker (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Kakehashi (about 120 meters away); Isabella Mainville Ross (about 120 meters away); George and Isabella Pottinger (about 120 meters away); Right Reverend George Hills, D.D. (about 180 meters away); William Edgar Oliver (about 180 meters away); Lorne Lewis (about 210 meters away); Estate of the Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia (approx. 0.8 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Victoria.
 
Also see . . .
1. Ross Bay Cemetery at Old Cemeteries Society of Victoria. (Submitted on June 22, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Daily Colonist Contemporary Accounts of the Point Ellice Bridge Collapse.
Minnie Victoria Robertson Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2014
2. Minnie Victoria Robertson Monument
On Robertson Family Grave Marker
(Submitted on June 22, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Point Ellice Bridge Collapse Photo. (Submitted on June 22, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Point Ellice Bridge Collapse Archive at University of Victoria. (Submitted on June 22, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsCemeteries & Burial SitesDisastersMan-Made Features
 
Robertson Family Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2014
3. Robertson Family Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 22, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 394 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 22, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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