Annacis Island


ANNACIS ISLAND in DELTA lies in the south arm of the FRASER R near the east end of LULU ISLAND. Originally used as a FISHING site by FIRST NATIONS people, it was called Annance's Island after the METIS fur trader Francis ANNANCE. Starting in 1953 a large part of the island was developed as an industrial park by the Duke of Westminster. Deep-sea SHIPPING port facilities were built in the 1970s, primarily to handle the importation of foreign-made automobiles, along with a major sewage treatment...

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