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

William Edgar Oliver

In Loving Memory of

 
 
William Edgar Oliver Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2014
1. William Edgar Oliver Marker
Inscription.

First Reeve of Oak Bay Municipality 1906
Born in Edinburgh, Scotland, January 19, 1867
Died at Cowichan Lake, August 9, 1920
Beloved Husband of
Mary Eleanor Ward Oliver (1869-1959)

Installed 2006 - Oak Bay Centennial

 
Erected 2006.
 
Location. 48° 24.726′ N, 123° 20.385′ W. Marker is in Victoria, British Columbia, in Capital Regional District. Touch for map. Monument is in Section 2 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. George and Isabella Pottinger (within shouting distance of this marker); Right Reverend George Hills, D.D. (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Isabella Mainville Ross (about 150 meters away); Minnie Victoria Robertson (about 180 meters away); William (Billy) Barker (about 180 meters away); Kakehashi (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Lorne Lewis (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Estate of the Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia (approx. 0.7 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Victoria.
 
Also see . . .
William Edgar Oliver Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2014
2. William Edgar Oliver Marker
On side of wife Lydia's grave marker

1. Ross Bay Cemetery at Old Cemeteries Society of Victoria. (Submitted on June 23, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. History of the District of Oak Bay.
A suburb of Victoria
(Submitted on June 23, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 
 
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William Edgar Oliver Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2014
3. William Edgar Oliver Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 23, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 358 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 23, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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