Gulf of Georgia Cannery

G is for Georgia Strait

Canneries dot the Georgia Strait on this 1923 map. The Gulf of Georgia Cannery owes its name to a geographical error made by early explorers.

N is for Net Loft

A net loft crew is hard at work at the Gulf of Georgia Cannery plant. If the building was full of nets, where did all the salmon go? Gulf of Georgia Cannery Society Archives, CFC-3-18-6.

P is for Parks Canada

A family birthday is celebrated, July 2011. The Gulf of Georgia Cannery Society and the Parks Canada Agency share a unique working relationship that keeps the Cannery’s doors open for future generations to learn about fishing on the West Coast.