"Newcastle Island" by Tom Koppel

This tape is part of the Salt Spring Island Historical Society Collection and comprises an address to its members, entitled 'Ghosts of Newcastle Island'
Mr. Koppel describes the history of the Island, beginning with the Native peoples, through coal mining, sandstone and pulp stone quarrying, Japanese salteries and boat building, CPR resort and finally a municipal park on the Island.

SUBJECT LISTINGS:
I. KOPPEL, TOM
II. NEWCASTLE ISLAND
III. SALT SPRING ISLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY ADDRESS
SEPTEMBER 8, 1987

 

Accession Number   Interviewer Address to the Historical Society
Date September 8, 1987 Location Central Hall
Media   Audio CD  
ID 46-2