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Surrey Legacy Book Project

This exciting new Surrey history book is one of the City's signature Canada 150 projects.  Not just for history buffs, all Surrey residents will appreciate the stories and visuals featured.  Surrey: A City of Stories will be available September, 2017 for just $25 at the following locations:

  • Historic Stewart Farm - 13723 Crescent Road, Surrey
  • Surrey Archives - 17671 56 Avenue, Surrey
  • Surrey Arts Centre - 13750 88 Avenue, Surrey
  • Surrey City Hall - 13450 104 Avenue, Surrey

You may also purchase a copy online and pick it up at one of the above locations.

"Well, there was nothing but bush. There was no roads. They, actually, had to pretty well build their own roads to get through, you know." Jack Bothwell

Order Legacy Book

For more information, contact:

Ryan Gallagher
Manager, Heritage Admin & Facilities
604-502-6460
RGallagher@surrey.ca

The images below are a preview of what readers can expect from the book.

The archival photos bring a sense of community to readers.

Over 500 visuals are featured.

Stories come alive with quotes, photos and objects.

Stories come alive with quotes, photos and objects.

Many artifacts from Surrey's past are featured.

Many artifacts from Surrey's past are featured.

The book dates from pioneer times to the 80s.

Spans distant past to modern day.