Series GR-0084 - Applications to purchase Crown Lands

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Applications to purchase Crown Lands

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  • 1905-1970 (Creation)
    British Columbia. Lands Service

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1.6 m of textual records

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Established 1950. Name changed January 1, 1977 to Land and Water Management Service.

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Transferred from the Dept. of Lands, Forests and Water Resources, Herald Street vault, 1975.

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The series consists of 25 volumes of applications to purchase crown land created by the Lands Dept. between 1905 and 1970. The applications are arranged chronologically from application number 1681 to 46249 and include notices from the British Columbia Gazette, number of letter inward, application number, location and result. Each volumes contains a nominal index. Volumes 1 and 2 are missing.

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Accession number(s): 76-G-013

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