Monthly Archives: October 2015

Remembering Roger Burgess (1947-2015)

One of our early volunteers at Ross Bay Villa¬†passed away on October 19, 2015. Roger Burgess helped out in the very first years of the Restoration Committee. Among other tasks, he drew up plans for the footings of the posts in the new foundation; assisted with the on-site research to determine the original 1865 roof […]

Volunteer Fair a Big Success!

Volunteer Fair a big success! Colleen Wilson, Ross Bay Villa Volunteer and Board Member shows off a stereoscope at the Volunteer Fair held recently at the University of Victoria. The event, held on October 1, 2015, was a good opportunity for publicizing Ross Bay Villa (We were the only heritage organization represented). Several members of […]