North Vancouver City


NORTH VANCOUVER CITY occupies the lower slopes of the North Shore mountains across BURRARD INLET from VANCOUVER, to which it is linked by the SEABUS passenger ferry. It is surrounded on 3 sides by N VANCOUVER DISTRICT, where 2 bridges afford additional connections to Vancouver. The city developed around 1900 as a commercial district at the bottom of Lonsdale Ave; it incorporated in 1907 with a population of about 2,000. It expanded to its present size in 1915 when it absorbed the SAWMILL...

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