Hidden History

Canada Chain and Forge occupied a number of buildings on Granville Island and their sign can still be seen on Anderson Street above the parkade entrance. Granville Island employees discovered a massive chain link left behind by the company in 2009, which can still be found inside the parkade today.

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Johnston St Indoor Lot

Central indoor parking lot, entrance off Johnston Street just opposite The Creekhouse. 

Need for Green

Granville Island didn’t have any green space until the 1970s....

The Public Market

The six buildings that make up the Public Market once housed companies that manufactured and sold equipment for the logging, mining and shipping industries.