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Whonnock Cemetery, Greater Vancouver Regional District, BC


Whonnock Cemetery
Street Address: 96 Ave, east off 272 St
Community: Maple Ridge
Locality: Greater Vancouver Regional District
Municipality: Maple Ridge
Province: BC
GPS: 49.176454,-122.465748

In 1919 Maple Ridge purchased one acre of land from Kwantlen First Nation for a cemetery. Across the street, the Norwegian community had established a church and cemetery from land donated by Ole Lee Jr. in 1905. This land was transferred to Maple Ridge in 1982 and made part of Whonnock Cemetery.

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