Building the now-Trail Memorial Centre in the summer of ‘49. (Photo courtesy of the Trail Historical Society)

First stages of the Cominco Arena

The Trail facility was built 70 years ago

In honour of the Cominco Arena, and Trail Memorial Centre’s, 70th anniversary, the Trail Historical Society has shared photos of the construction of the community’s jewel facility.

This photo was taken in the summer of 1949. The city is hosting a community celebration this Saturday.

Read more: Birth of a Silver City icon

Read more: Trail arena gets a fresh look ahead of 70th birthday



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