It all began with Gassy Jack...

Gastown's Gassy Jack

by Raymond Hull & Olga Ruskin

Gastown's Gassy Jack by Raymond Hull and Olga Ruskin is the original biography of Captain John Deighton, the legendary Gassy Jack of Gastown, the colorful Fraser River pilot, gold miner, sailor, saloonkeeper, hotel proprietor and visionary who saw a great future ahead for what eventually became Vancouver.

About the Book
Who was Gassy Jack

On-line only:
Gassy Jack Deighton Family
Gassy Jack Deighton Album
More Gassy Jack
Memories of Vancouver
Historic North Lonsdale Tour