Sea Island
Heritage Society

Rural Life

To share photographs and memories or view more of our collection on the rural life on Sea Island, please contact the Sea Island Heritage Society.

The Erskine family was one of the farming family and lived the rural life on Sea Island in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada. Tom Erskine provided a number of photographs depicting life on their farm.


man with horses

Farmhand Joe Bond with Clydesdales



man with horses

Farmhand Joe Bond with Clydesdales


woman and car

Jane Brydon Erskine


woman and car

Acme Cannery to the left - Vancouver Cannery to the right


3 children

Vancouver Cannery with Muriel, Bob, and Tom Erskine


house

Erskine farm house at 32 Miller Road


girl picking hay

Muriel Erskine - 1930s


3 males and tractor

First tractor on Sea Island - Bates "Steel Mute"


woman and dog

Jane Erskine at 32 Miller Road


young woman in hay

Muriel Erskine - 1930s




Sea Island Heritage Society
4191 Ferguson Road, Richmond, British Columbia
Canada V7B 1P3