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Granville Island’s first business opened in 1917. BC Equipment Ltd repaired and assembled equipment for the mining and forestry industries. Their wood-framed machine shop now houses part of the Public Market.

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Muffin Granny

Muffin Granny was one of the original stores in Granville Market in 1979 and has evolved since then. In 2003, we added a full line of sweet and savoury French crepes, each one made to order....

It Started with a Mud Flat

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Industrial Boom

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