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jblackrupert
07-17-2005, 03:54 PM
Found a site with some great pictures
of some abondoned sites.

* Not all of the places are abandoned

http://bcmarina.com/


These are direct links to the abandoned towns and canneries.

Lookup a map of the area here:
http://srmapps.gov.bc.ca/apps/recst/html/recsites_base_map.htm
Abandoned sites are in the database.


Butedale (Cannery)
http://bcmarina.com/Places/Butedate/Websize/thumbnails.html

Details about Butedale
http://www.goboatingamerica.com/main/article.asp?id=600

* Butedale has a public dock for mooring (Red rail)

Anyox
http://bcmarina.com/Places/Anyox/Websize/thumbnails.html

Anyox archive pictures
http://bcmarina.com/Places/AnyoxArchives/Websize/thumbnails.html

Belmont Gold Mine (http://bcmarina.com/Places/Belmont_Gold_Mine/Websize/thumbnails.html)
http://bcmarina.com/Places/Belmont_Gold_Mine/Websize/thumbnails.html

Dean Channel (http://bcmarina.com/Places/Dean_Channel/Websize/thumbnails.html)
http://bcmarina.com/Places/Dean_Channel/Websize/thumbnails.html

Lowe Inlet
http://bcmarina.com/Places/Lowe_Inlet/Websize/thumbnails.html

Metlakatla (http://bcmarina.com/Places/Metlakatla/Websize/thumbnails.html)
* Not a ghost town but has lots of Native rock carvings
http://bcmarina.com/Places/Metlakatla/Websize/thumbnails.html

Namu (http://bcmarina.com/Places/Namu/Websize/thumbnails.html)
http://bcmarina.com/Places/Namu/Websize/thumbnails.html

Ocean Falls (http://bcmarina.com/Places/Ocean_Falls/Websize/thumbnails.html)
http://bcmarina.com/Places/Ocean_Falls/Websize/thumbnails.html

* People still live in Ocean falls but it's pretty quiet
since the mill shutdown.

Skeena River (http://bcmarina.com/Places/Skeena_River/Websize/thumbnails.html)
http://bcmarina.com/Places/Skeena_River/Websize/thumbnails.html

* Lots of old abandoned canneries along this river
near Prince Rupert.

Swanson Bay (http://bcmarina.com/Places/Swanson_Bay/Websize/thumbnails.html)
http://bcmarina.com/Places/Swanson_Bay/Websize/thumbnails.html

Wadhams Cannery (http://bcmarina.com/Places/Wadhams_Cannery/Websize/thumbnails.html)
http://bcmarina.com/Places/Wadhams_Cannery/Websize/thumbnails.html

Columbia Cove (http://bcmarina.com/Places/Columbia_Cove/Websize/thumbnails.html)
http://bcmarina.com/Places/Columbia_Cove/Websize/thumbnails.html


I'll add more later.....