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History of the Crest Hotel

The Crest may be modern day Prince Rupert’s most prestigious hotel, but there was a time when the story could’ve been very different. Prince Rupert’s visionary founder, Charles Melville Hays, dreamt of a world-class hotel along the waterfront, in what he imagined...
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Port Prince Rupert

Incorporated in 1910 as the western terminus of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway, Prince Rupert has always been considered an important port. Capitalizing on the naturally ice-free, deep harbour, early plans for the city included a dock for large cargo and...
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