May 20th, 2017 — Foot passengers disembarking from the car deck of the Queen of Nanaimo at Long Harbour on the first day of a Salt Spring Island long weekend.
August 3rd, 1973 — Aerial photographs of False Creek taken from the Goodyear Blimp showing the tip of Granville Island on the bottom left, the CPR roundhouse middle left, and the old Cambie Street Bridge at the top. Below is the entrance to False Creek showing the Burrard Street Bridge, the long gone railway bridge, and the Granville Street Bridge.
August 3rd, 1973 — The pilot of the Goodyear Blimp as it flies over Vancouver. I actually got paid to take pictures like this. The good old days.
September 25th, 1973 — People on Prospect Point watch the freighter Erawan being towed into Vancouver harbour after it was rammed by the freighter Sun Diamond on a clear night off Spanish Banks at three in the morning. The heavy oil that leaked from the ship’s ruptured fuel tank covered the West Vancouver shoreline from Ambleside Beach to Point Atkinson.
May 18th, 2017 — This house on Keith Road at Taylor Way in West Vancouver has roof shingles made from old car tires.