At Highway 97 coming into Quesnel, BC

Quesnel, BC



Provincial Government Building, Quesnel, BC Canada

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The name "Quesnel" is derived from Jules Maurice Quesnel, who accompanied Simon Fraser on his journey to the Pacific Ocean. ... Quesnel is located along the gold mining trail known as the Cariboo Wagon Road and was the commercial centre of the Cariboo Gold Rush.

City Hall, Quesnel, British Columbia, Canada


Barkerville, BC


Barkerville, BC


Fraser Bridge, Quesnel, BC


Puntchesakut Lake

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40 km west of Quesnel, BC

The Bliss - Quesnel, BC


Old Road House

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On the Gold Rush Trail, British Columbia, Canada

Old Road House

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On the Gold Rush Trail, British Columbia, Canada.

Christmas 2013

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Merry Christmas everybody and a great 2014!!!

Quesnel, British Columbia


Quesnel, British Columbia


Quesnel, British Columbia


Quesnel, British Columbia


Cottonwood, BC

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Cottonwood House is one of the last remaining roadhouses in British Columbia. It was built in the 1860’s to offer accommodation, meals and provisions to miners and travellers on their journey along the Cariboo ‘Waggon’ Road to Barkerville or Quesnel.

Downtown Quesnel, BC


Cottonwood House, BC

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Cottonwood House is one of the last remaining roadhouses in British Columbia. It was built in the 1860’s to offer accommodation, meals and provisions to miners and travellers on their journey along the Cariboo ‘Waggon’ Road to Barkerville or Quesnel.

Dr. G.R. Baker House, Quesnel, BC

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The house is named for Dr. Gerald Rumsey Baker. Dr. Baker came to Quesnel to attend to an emergency operation. He was to stay in Quesnel for one year, but he never left. He was originally from Ireland and completed his internship at St. Bartholomew’s Medical and Surgical Hospital in England. Before the age of the automobile, Dr. Baker made his house calls on horseback until he purchased a Model-T automobile. Dr. Baker was affectionately known in the area as ‘Paddy’. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing with his friends, as well as participating in boxing and football. Once, Dr. Baker apprehended a wanted murderer and received an award for his heroic actions.

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