Tag Archives: Barker & Co.

October 15

Reconstruction offers a solid foundation for Barkerville’s successful season [Part 2 of 4]

  Brief In early 2015 Barkerville’s Eldorado Gold Panning & Gifts underwent successful foundation and structural repairs, preserving the character of the original 1930s building as per the official Standards & Guidelines for the Conservation of Historic Places in Canada the Barkerville Heritage Trust would like to thank Algonquin Contracting, as well as the Eldorado’s […]

June 05

HGTV’s Timber Kings to reconstruct Billy Barker’s mineshaft at Barkerville Historic Town

Summary HGTV’s Timber Kings will film the reconstruction of Billy Barker’s mineshaft and shaft-house at Barkerville June 9th & 10th, 2015 Details On Tuesday June 9th and Wednesday June 10th Barkerville, British Columbia will play host to Royalty once again – only this time instead of the traditional Victorian Queen it’s a crew of contemporary Cariboo “Kings” that will be […]