Places Under Consideration

The following is an inventory of identified heritage resources which may be considered for the Community Heritage Register. 

Documented Heritage Resources

  • Cowichan River (BC Heritage River, Canadian Heritage River)

Other Identified Heritage Resources 

Electoral Area A (Mill Bay/Malahat)

  • Bamberton Bridge
  • Bamberton Community Hall/School
  • Bamberton Cement Factory
  • Bamberton Commemorative Garden
  • Bamberton Fire Station
  • Bamberton Funicular
  • Bamberton Housekeeper's House
  • Bamberton Manager's House
  • Bamberton Silos
  • Bamberton Store (first)
  • Bamberton Town Site
  • BC Ferry Terminal
  • Cedarcrest Apartment Building
  • Cottages along Mill Bay Road
  • 2nd Mill Bay School
  • McCurdy House
  • Mill Bay Road Rotary Trough
  • Old Mill Bay Mill Site
  • Original Mill Bay Stagecoach Depot
  • Queen Alexandra Solarium, Brentwood College
  • Saanich Inlet Whaling Station
  • Spectacle Lake
  • St. Francis Xavier Church
  • Stone Bridge over Shawnigan Creek

Electoral Area B (Shawnigan Lake)

  • Burnt Bridge
  • Gibsons Park
  • The Heald Road House
  • Mary Queen of the World Catholic Church
  • Memory Island Park
  • Old Library Building
  • Old Shawnigan Lake Community Hall
  • Riverside House
  • Savira Lodge
  • Shawnigan Beach Hotel
  • Shawnigan Garage
  • Shawnigan Lake Museum
  • Shawnigan Lake Provincial Park
  • Strathcona Lodge School Gym (Dwight School)
  • Thain Road House

Electoral Area C (Cobble Hill)

  • Barry's Garage
  • The Chapman Memorial
  • Cobble Hill High School
  • Cobble Hill Lime Quarry
  • Cobble Hill Post Office
  • Cobble Hill Railway Station
  • Cobble Hill School (Evergreen School)
  • Cobble Hill Station Hotel
  • Cobble Hill Telephone Office
  • Cobble Hill Village Core
  • Cowichan Bakery
  • The Creamery
  • Knocking Shops
  • Quarry Nature Park
  • Shawnigan Cobble Hill Farmers Institute Hall (Cobble Hill Hall)
  • St. Mary's Church
  • The Rockhaul
  • The Walton Building (Cobble Hill Market)

Electoral Area D (Cowichan Bay)

  • Coverdale Watson Park
  • Cowichan Bay Maritime Centre (Wooden Boat Society)
  • Cowichan Bay Shipyard
  • Maple Grove Park
  • Masthead
  • Whippletree Junction

Electoral Area E (Cowichan Station/Sahtlam/Glenora)

  • Cowichan Station Railway Station
  • Currie Park
  • Hillcrest Chinese Cemetery
  • Keating Farm
  • Paldi Sikh Temple and Cemetery
  • St. Andrew's Church, Cowichan Station
  • Glenora Store & Café
  • Fairburn Farm

Electoral Area F (Cowichan Lake South/Skutz Falls)

  • Central Park
  • Honeymoon Bay School
  • Mesachie Arboretum
  • Cowichan Lake Forest Research Station

Electoral Area G (Saltair/Gulf Islands)

  • Boulder Point
  • Saltair Station House
  • Saltair Centennial Park

Electoral Area H (North Oyster/Diamond)

  • North Oyster Community Hall
  • Diamond Community Hall

Electoral Area I (Youbou/Meade Creek)

  • Bald Mountain Peninsula
  • Mile 77 Park


  • Trans Canada Trail
  • E & N Railway