Gladys Schwesinger describing her childhood years playing in the Brewery Creek ravine:
The above quote is from “Recollections of early Vancouver in my childhood, 1893-1912” by Dr. Gladys C. Schwesinger (Vancouver City Archives PAM 1960 – 29 – Recollections…)
You can read the full quote in the Mount Pleasant Historic Context Statement on pages 13 & 14.
Map highlighting Brewery Creek that was put together from smaller sections of the 1897 – 1901 Fire Insurance Map by Claude Douglas. He founded the Brewery Creek Historical Society in 1988 with Charles Christopherson. The map and colouring are courtesy of Bruce Macdonald, who was a member of the society.