BO-47-2660 : Arbutus Market



This photo was labelled “Market Basket at 16th and Arbutus” and shows a market under construction from 1947. You also get a great view of the surrounding neighbourhood.

If anyone knows the history of this market, please add it to the comments.

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  1. DavidReply
    September 22, 2012 at 5:01 pm

    The vacant lot would be developed with the Ridge Theatre, Bowling Alley by c. 1950.

    This block is going to be demolished within a year for a condo project. The Ridge’s final movie should be Rocky Horror, one final time warp again.

  2. Milan LuketicReply
    September 18, 2012 at 2:05 pm

    I think many of the houses are still there. Including the one next to the gas station:

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