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Old Post Office now Museum

By tonyguitar
In the late 90s a new post office was built to serve both Courtenay and Comox. This old post office and customs house then became the Courtenay museum. There were big local fossils found by our local Puntledge river [ very unique ] and you can see those here as well. This building could become a pile of bricks if we get a moderate earth quake here.

Tags: Architecture Post office brick post office old Courtenay Post Office Old post office and customs

Voters: Daisymaye, shakeyhands, taggart and 21 more


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Daisymaye Plus
12 23 19 Canada
25 Aug 2016 12:23AM
Hopefully, no earthquakes here Tony. Just terrible in Italy. Such a shame to lose these old buildings. Not to mention lives.
tonyguitar 9 77 37 Canada
25 Aug 2016 12:23AM
Sorry,...wrong camera. This is the product of my humble Panny FZ47. I alllmost never make mistakes. TG
taggart Plus
16 47 14 United States
25 Aug 2016 1:43AM
Good idea to repurpose the old buildings--- some here become apartments, etc. A fine photograph of the Museum!
IreneClarke 6 1.4k 2 United Kingdom
25 Aug 2016 7:35AM
The old post office in our town is now a pub called the Penny Black. Irene
Bantu 7 7 1 India
25 Aug 2016 8:29AM
Very nice,a great capture Tony.

Vikram
Mollycat Plus
8 21 2 United Kingdom
25 Aug 2016 10:06AM
Good to see they found a new use Tony.
Peter.
EMJAYCEE Plus
12 10 10 England
25 Aug 2016 11:54AM
Bet the new P.O. is not half as stylish as this one Tony. I love brick buildings.
Joan
25 Aug 2016 5:21PM
Love the shadows on the building.
tonyguitar 9 77 37 Canada
25 Aug 2016 8:14PM
Right you are, Joan, The new post office is a one story thing that looks much like a plain shipping container. Efficiency? TG
Spkr51 5 United States
26 Aug 2016 1:39PM
Great shot ***

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