1890: 1893 - Commonage Auction
In October of 1893, Vernon city clerk Mr. Davies conducted the auction on three days between October 12 and October 23. There were 360 lots in the subdivision. Davies sold forty-two lots totalling 1,382 acres to fourteen buyers for $6,375.50. Three hundred and sixteen lots remained unsold. Two lots were Crown granted prior to the sale. Leonard Norris was the auction clerk.
See also: 1875.