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    About Townsite Heritage Society

  • About  Townsite Heritage  Society

    The Townsite Heritage Society was formed in 1992 with the following objectives stated in its Constitution:  

    To protect, enhance, maintain and promote the historical character and integrity of the traditional neighbourhood and business section of the Powell River Townsite by educating our children, adults and tourists through:

  • Heritage Society 6211 Walnut Street,

    Orientation to View

    Structures located on corner lots were given special attention to design, the criteria being the presence of two fronts. This feature allowed for two directions from which to orient the view. In this period the practice was described as Looking Two Ways.