Elida Peers

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SOOKE HISTORY: Planes family has rich history in Sooke

Time passes on, and we forget, but thank goodness photos continue to come in to help us record the region’s history.

  • Aug 5th, 2015 4:00pm

SOOKE HISTORY: A bull at Woodside farm

Woodside farm priduced beef cattle, hay and produce in its heyday

  • Jul 29th, 2015 11:00am

SOOKE HISTORY: Grant’s mill: a historic water-powered sawmill

Today this site is marked by a historic shield erected by the Sooke Region Historical Society

  • Jul 22nd, 2015 6:00am

SOOKE HISTORY: Naming of Wadams Way

Olive and Peter Wadams arrived in Canada in 1929 and became significant Sooke pioneers

  • Jul 8th, 2015 7:00am

SOOKE HISTORY: Burnside Farm has undergone many transitions in 131 years

The farm property today is covered with buildings on the corner of West Coast Road and Maple Avenue

  • Jul 1st, 2015 6:00am

Aerial View- Woodward Point to Sooke

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke region

  • Jun 24th, 2015 6:00pm

Munn’s Lumber ran for 15 years

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke region

  • Jun 17th, 2015 4:00pm

Billy Burnett’s East Sooke stage

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke region

  • Jun 10th, 2015 7:00am

Shirley pioneers have long roots

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke region

  • Jun 3rd, 2015 4:00pm

Commonwealth Cape of Many Hands, 1994

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke region

  • May 27th, 2015 8:00am

Phillips’ steam donkey during the 1920s

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke region

  • May 20th, 2015 3:00pm

Mary Ann Brule Vautrin

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke region

  • May 13th, 2015 11:00am

Pete Poirier’s tame bear

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke area

  • Apr 29th, 2015 10:00am

Granny Caffery of East Sooke

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke region

  • Apr 22nd, 2015 8:00am

Remembering Vern Moore: Veteran and Volunteer

Elida Peers writes about the history and the people of the Sooke Region.

  • Apr 15th, 2015 5:00pm

Cycling and the Pedens

Local historian Elida Peers takes a look at Sooke's strong cycling history.

  • Apr 8th, 2015 5:00pm

Soccer in Sooke… 100 years ago

Local historian Elida Peers gives us a historical backgrounder on the early roots of soccer in Sooke.

  • Apr 1st, 2015 2:00pm

Going back in time: Downtown Sooke, 1957

Local historian takes us to year 1957, showing Sooke's humble beginnings.

  • Mar 25th, 2015 6:00pm

Polecutting at Leechtown

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke region

  • Mar 18th, 2015 8:00am

The faculty at Edward Milne secondary school, 1965

Elida Peers writes about the history of the Sooke region.

  • Mar 11th, 2015 7:00am