waterfront, first hotel (1900-1914)
first hotel fire (1900-1914)
second hotel (1910-1930s)
Post Offices, barn etc. (1896-1973)
Library, Municipal halls (1960s-1970s)
Hilda's Anglican Church (1930s-1970s)
Mary's Hospital (various)
Ave, Teredo Street (1935-1983)
Wakefield Inn, West Sechelt (1981-1982)
6.5-- Identified buildings, streets, structures, Sechelt and District
-- Wakefield Inn, West Sechelt, Page 1
are of bridges, cottages, hotels, stores and private houses in Sechelt
and District, many being identified buildings on Sechelt's waterfront.
Excellent photos of Sechelt's first hotel, and the 1914 fire which
destroyed it, Sechelt's second hotel and general store and wharf.
Photographs also of Sechelt Inn, originally Whitaker's house (Vue
de L'Eau or the Beach House), which burned in 1964, St. Hilda's Anglican
Church, and St. Mary's Hospital (in Garden Bay); views of Sechelt's
streets: the Boulevard, Cowrie Street, Inlet Avenue, Shorncliffe Avenue,
and Rockwood Lodge and cottage, Wharf Street and Wakefield Inn in
West Sechelt. Also in this Sub-Series are photographs of Whitaker's
house at Selma Park, the Bank of Montreal at Madeira Park, Deadman's
Island and the CPR station in Vancouver. Photographers include Charles
Bradbury, Edric S. Clayton. Some photographs are copies from Vancouver
City Archives, Provincial Archives and Vancouver Public Library Collection.
-- Wakefield Inn, Sechelt was built in 1926 for Major Thomas Douglas
Sutherland and his wife Renee (nee Nickson). He was game warden
and later provincial policeman in Sechelt and then Powell River.
courtesy The Press newspaper and the Richard Proctor family
1981-- The Sechelt Provincial Police Office opposite provincial
policeman Major T.D. Sutherland's home 'Wakefield' (later the
Wakefield Inn). Built in the 1930s it became a 'Relief Office'
and then, for a short time, a coffee shop after the police office
moved to the east side of Wharf Street into one of the Union Steamship
cottages in the former Whitaker orchard.
courtesy the Sunshine Coast Realtor newspaper
© The Sechelt Community Archives