Ghost Town Stories of BC

Ghost Town Stories of BC

Tales of Hope, Heroism and Tragedy

eBook - 2009
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Many of BC's old mining towns are now abandoned ruins, disappearing into the wilderness. These once-thriving towns and the pioneers who built them are remembered in 10 fascinating stories of hard work and heroism. A mine rescue worker sadly recounts a tale of death underground at Coal Creek. Three eccentric old bachelors become the final residents of Phoenix. Legends of Spanish treasure near a Vancouver Island gold-rush town persist to this day. Experience BC's colourful past in these entertaining stories from the province's vanished communities.

Publisher: Victoria, B.C. : Heritage House Pub. Co., 2009.
ISBN: 9781926936192
Characteristics: 1 online resource : ill., maps, ports.


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