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Rossland Heritage Commission

Box 1179 (City of Rossland)
Rossland BC V0G1Y0
250.362.7396
info@heritagerossland.com


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City of Rossland
Rossland Museum
Chamber of Commerce

December 2017 - Published "Ross Thompson" book

2018 - Facade restoration of the Glazan Block to be completed.  Funding from Columbia Basin Trust appreciated.

Early 2018 - Esling Park signage in the works.  Three remaining panels to be completed showing Early Rosslanders, Gold Mining and Boomtown/Community.  Thanks to Edward Davies for many archival pictures of early Rossland.

March 2018 - Applied for Heritage BC grant to fund the installation of a Ross Thompson plaque in the Harry LeFeve Square

April, 2018 - Website updated with 5 new Statement's of Significance and Histories for Agnew and Co., Post Office, Hunter Brothers Store, Jordan Block and Burn's Block.  Awaiting City of Rossland approval to send them to the BC Heritage Community Heritage Register.

2018 - Updating new historical plaques for the Stone Block and Agnew & Co. Documenting remaining historical plaques.

2018 - Working on republishing "The First History of Rossland" written by Harold Kingsmill in 1897

2018 - Updating the "Rossland Heritage Home" book last published in 2013.

May 10 - 12, 2018 - New Westminster, Heritage BC Annual Conference

Sept. 7 - 9, 2018 - Golden City Days - Celebrating our heritage

 

HELP REQUESTED:

If you have any historical pictures which you are willing to share with the Rossland Heritage Commission, please contact Jackie Drysdale at 250-362-3323

 

 

Publications Available at Rossland Library, Rossland City Hall, Rossland Museum

Cemeteries of Rossland - $40

Rossland Heritage Homes - $35

Ross Thompson - $14


Photo credits on this website: Larry Doell, Iain Reid, Liam Barnes and The Rossland Museum Archives.

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