Inverness Cannery

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Inverness Cannery

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Constructed in 1876. Closed in 1950. Destroyed by fire in 1973.


Situated on the River Skeena, Inverness Cannery was built in 1876 by North Western Commercial Company. It was purchased from Turner, Berton Company by J. H. Todd and Sons of Victoria in 1902 who owned and managed the cannery until it's closure in 1950. The cannery was destroyed by fire and rebuilt in 1920, and entirely destroyed by fire in 1973.


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J.H. Todd and Sons

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J.H. Todd and Sons is the owner of Inverness Cannery

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Purchased in 1902 and owned until closure in 1950.

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