File AP-0125 - 675 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, B.C. [Royal Bank of Canada building]

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675 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, B.C. [Royal Bank of Canada building]

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  • Architectural drawing

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  • Variations in title: Property also referred to as 685 West Hastings Street

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79 architectural drawings : blueprint, diazotype, photocopy

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File consists of architectural drawings of the Royal Bank of Canada building, located on the north-east corner of West Hastings and Granville streets. The drawings depict foundation plans, floor plans, roof plans, elevations, sections, details and schedules. The file includes the following sets of drawings:

Original construction (architectural), 1929: LEG2285.27341 to .27370
Original construction (structural), 1929: LEG2285.27371 to .27403
Alterations to 6th floor for Sun Life Assurance offices, 1946: LEG2285.27404
Alterations to basement, 1957: LEG2285.27405 to .27406
Wood Gundy offices, 1957: LEG2285.27407
Renovations to Sun Life offices, 1961-1962: LEG2285.27408 to .27418
12th floor offices alterations, 1964: LEG2285.27419

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Access to this file is restricted in accordance with FOIPPA legislation. File contains architectural drawings. Researchers wanting to access this file must complete an 'Access to Restricted Records' form and may require permission in writing from the building's owner. See archivist for details.

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No. A174, 48212, 25123A, 26809, B17295, B35579

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