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First Bridge Over Narrows

Construction of first railroad bridge at Sicamous Narrows ca:1885

Completing Bridge

Completing CPR bridge at Sicamous Channel ca:1885

Second Crossing

Second CPR crossing of Sicamous Channel - was removed in 1983

Foot Path

CPR Bridge Footpath extension to Finlayson Street at high water.

Sicamous Hotel

First CPR Sicamous Hotel built in early1890's

Sicamous Hotel and Station

CPR Sicamous Hotel and Station built ca:1890

Sicamous Hotel and Station

Reconstructed Sicamous Hotel and CPR Station ca:1915

Passenger Train

Eastbound Passenger Train ca:1915

Sicamous Junction - Gateway to Okanagan

South Branch and Mainline Passenger train getting ready to depart

Passenger Train

Westbound Passenger Train ca:1940


Passengers stroll on platform during stop at Sicamous ca:1925

Sicamous Hotel

Sicamous Hotel with Gillis Boat Livery in foreground ca:1920

Gillis Boat "Tourist"

Gillis motor launch "Tourist" on a lake cruise ca:1925

Boat Rental Rates

Boat rental rates on the Shuswap Lake ca:1925

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West View from Sicamous Hotel in winter 1925


Sicamous Hotel Postcard from 1928

Sicamous Hotel

Sicamous Hotel showing lobby on the left ca:1920

Sicamous Hotel Lobby

Sicamous Hotel lobby and guests ca:1925

CPR Sicamous Hotel

CPR Sicamous Hotel reading room ca:1925

Dining Room

Guests enjoying a meal at the famous CPR Sicamous Hotel ca:1925

Dining Room in CPR Hotel

Dining Room in the CPR Hotel. Used for dances as well. ca:1925

Writing Room

Writing room in the Sicamous Hotel ca:1925

Music Room

Music Room in the Sicamous Hotel CA:1925

Locomotive 962

South Branch locomotive 962 on turntable at Sicamous ca:1945

Bellevue Hotel and Roundhouse

Bellevue Hotel and Roundhouse by Southbound tracks ca:1925

Mid Winter Train

Passenger train on CPR bridge in mid winter ca:1920

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Original CPR Station at Craigellachie ca:1920

CPR in Sicamous, BC and the Valley

Canadian Pacific Railway

1885 to 1990 hotels, railroad, stations, bridges in the Sicamous area.

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