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Engineering Department letters received

Series consists of letters received by the Engineering Department from other City agencies and departments, other governments, and the private sector.

Victoria (B.C.). Engineering Department

Demolished building plans

Series consists of files pertaining to residential and commercial buildings demolished in Victoria.The files generally consist of architectural plans and supplementary textual records deposited with or created by the Engineering or Planning Depart...

Victoria (B.C.). Engineering Department

Applications for plumbing and sewer connections

Series consists of plumbing and sewer connection applications pertaining to buildings that no longer exist in their original location, having been demolished, moved, or burned (applications pertaining to existing buildings are in the custody of Pe...

Victoria (B.C.). Engineering Department

Survey field books

Series consists of various types of survey books, mainly field books, used by surveyors for making notes when determining elevations of land and locations of natural and manmade features of the landscape.The field books contain notes on numerous t...

Victoria (B.C.). Engineering Department

Construction permits and demolition reports

Series consists of monthly reports submitted by the Engineering Department to the Dominion Bureau of Statistics.The information provided includes (where appropriate) name of building owner or applicant, location, type of use, kind of work to be do...

Victoria (B.C.). Engineering Department

Site plans of Methodist churches

Series consists of original linen and blueprint plans of various Victoria Methodist churches, as surveyed by the Engineering and Surveys Division.

Victoria (B.C.). Engineering Department

Engineering Department aerial photographs

Series consists of several sets of aerial photography of Victoria used for mapping reference. The photographs pertain mainly to the City of Victoria proper, although there are some of Thetis Lake, Prospect Lake, Elk and Beaver Lakes, and Saanich.

Victoria (B.C.). Engineering Department

Local improvement bylaws index

Series consists of an index to local improvement bylaws pertaining to street work such as sewers, paving, lighting, and sidewalks.

Victoria (B.C.). Engineering Department

Johnson Street Bridge files

Series consists of records pertaining to operation and maintenance of the Johnson Street Bridge. Includes correspondence, maintenance files, and cement test results.

Victoria (B.C.). Engineering Department

Johnson Street Bridge daily log book

Series consists of a record of railway and navigation traffic using and requiring operation of the Johnson Street Bascule Bridge.Includes daily information on the time the bridge was raised, for what vessel, and whether it was entering or leaving ...

Victoria (B.C.). Engineering Department

Engineering Department letters and reports

Series consists of letters and reports sent outward from the Engineering Department to other City agencies and the general public regarding all aspects of departmental operations.

Victoria (B.C.). Engineering Department

Engineering Department letters and reports index

Series consists of an index to the Engineering Department letters and reports (CR-0289).The index consists of yearly volumes that provide references to document numbers, file numbers, and topics. Topical searches will yield document numbers point...

Victoria (B.C.). Engineering Department

Advertising signage photographs

Series consists of photographs of advertising billboards and other signage in the downtown area, James Bay, and Vic West.The photographs were, in all probability, taken as supporting evidence for proposed amendments to the 1963 sign bylaw (no. 533...

Victoria (B.C.). Engineering Department

Demolished building photographs

Series consists of photographs of buildings taken at the time a building permit application for demolition was submitted.

Victoria (B.C.). Engineering Department

Soldiers Settlement Housing plans

Series consists of plans, specifications, receipts and correspondence for homes built under the Better Housing and Soldiers Settlement Housing Acts. Information contained in these records include: plan number, permit number, legal description, ci...

Victoria (B.C.). Engineering Department