Brownlee Road

Feature type: road
Province: British Columbia
Location: Forks off McBride Road South

William Brownlee (1877–1950) came to McBride in 1927, and after a year in town moved to a farm. He served a term as president of the McBride Farmers’ Institute. His son William L. (1908–1967) worked in the mines at Wells from 1933 until 1951, when he returned to McBride.

References:

  • McBride cemetary. Grave markers.
  • Personal correspondence.

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