54 people attend the first two, more tours to come.
All are welcome.
Who would have thought history could be so entertaining? There is a growing awareness in Oak Bay of our neighbourhood’s rich cultural history—people were lined up around the block, so to speak, to get a spot on the first walking tour.
Brimming with enthusiasm, Stuart Stark spoke to an attentive group including Oak Bay Councillor Kevin Murdoch; Roy Thomassen, Director of Building and Planning; Deborah Jensen, Manager of Planning; folks from Oak Bay and other regions of Victoria; and even a visitor from PEI keen on learning more about Oak Bay’s history.
Stuart explained that the number of carriage houses in an area denotes wealth,…