Artist John Hallam displays his rendition of ‘Harrison House’ as it is being demolished behind him Friday.

Artist John Hallam displays his rendition of ‘Harrison House’ as it is being demolished behind him Friday.

Lasting impression

NANAIMO – Heritage building on Newcastle Avenue demolished Friday.

Artist John Hallam displays his rendition of ‘Harrison House’ as it is being demolished behind him Friday.

The home, build about 1900 by Hiram Woodward at the corner of Newcastle Avenue and Bryden Street, once belonged to former Nanaimo mayor and lawyer Victor Harrison who brought cult leader Brother XII to trial.

The city ordered its demolition after the property fell into disrepair.

Be Among The First To Know

Sign up for a free account today, and receive top headlines in your inbox Monday to Saturday.

Sign Up with google Sign Up with facebook

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Reset your password

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

A link has been emailed to you - check your inbox.



Don't have an account? Click here to sign up