TIME TRAVELLER: The Lynn Valley General Store, circa 1908

This photo of the Lynn Valley General Store was taken circa 1908, when Lynn Valley was still mainly trees and stumps.

The store was located on Lynn Valley Road at Centre Road (now Mountain Highway).

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The sign in the window near the entrance says, “stumping powder sold here” and the window display features saws and axe heads.


The weekly Time Traveller feature offers a weekly glimpse into the North Shore's past, courtesy of North Vancouver Museum and Archives.

Want to know more about the history of the North Shore? Visit nvma.ca or drop in the Archives of North Vancouver at 3203 Institute Rd. in Lynn Valley.


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