Brownlee Road

British Columbia. road
Forks off McBride Road South
Not currently an official name.

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:

  • Wheeler, Marilyn. The Robson Valley Story. McBride, B.C.: Robson Valley Story Group, 1979
  • McBride cemetary. Grave markers. 2000

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