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2001 population: 3,906
 (Source:
Statistics Canada)

Gibsons is a town in the province of British Columbia. It is on Howe Sound.

The community was named for George W. Gibson, settler.


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Former and merged community names include:
· Gibson's Landing
· Howe Sound
Filming location for TV series, "The Beachcombers"
Ferries run between Horseshoe Bay and the Langdale ferry terminal.
Historic sites and museums: Sunshine Coast Museum & Archives
Transit: Sunshine Coast Transit
Listed places in Gibsons:
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 Museums (1)
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Gibsons Web sites
 Gibsons local government


Ancestry & family history
 British Columbia genealogy page (GenWeb)
 British Columbia genealogical society
 Canadian Genealogy Centre
 Early Canadiana Online
 British Columbia family search
 Upper and Lower Canada marriage bonds

  Census records (historic):
  1901 census
  1911 census

  City directories:
  Library and Archives Canada collection

  Immigration:
  Immigration records, 1925-1935
  Land:
  Canadian County Atlas

  Military:
  Soldiers of World War I

Archives
 British Columbia archive
 Library & Archives Canada

Attractions
 Gibsons museums


Cemeteries
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 British Columbia cemetery database


Communities
 Communities near Gibsons

Economy
 Employment growth & unemployment rates

Education
 Colleges in British Columbia

Entertainment
 Movies & TV shows filmed in Gibsons

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 Air quality forecasts for British Columbia
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Government
 Gibsons local government Web site
 British Columbia provincial government

History
 Archives in British Columbia
 Library & Archives Canada
 Heritage Canada

Jobs
 Jobs in British Columbia

Libraries
Libraries in Gibsons include Gibsons & District Public Library




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