It was founded by Major-General Richard Moody as the capital of the new-born Colony of British Columbia inand continued in that role until the Mainland and Island Colonies were merged inand was the Mainland's largest Westmonster from that year until it was passed in population by Vancouver during the first decade of the 20th century.
It is located on the banks of the Fraser River as it turns southwest towards its estuary, on the southwest side of the Burrard Peninsula and roughly at the centre of the Greater Vancouver region.
Before the settlers arrived from various parts of the world, the area now known as Latin chat mas Terrebonne 40 Westminster was inhabited by Qayqayt First Nation. The discovery of gold in B.
Moody and the Royal Engineers were trained in settlement and selected the site because of its defensibility: it was farther from the American border than the site of the colony's proclamation, Fort Langleypossessed "great facilities for communication by water, as well as by mwssage great trunk railways into the interior",  Hand massage Abbotsford possessed an excellent port.
Governor James Douglas proclaimed the new capital with this name on February 14, A year later New Westminster became the first City in British Columbia to be incorporated and have an mazsage municipal government.
coungy It became a major outfitting point for prospectors coming to the Fraser Gold Rush coumty, as all travel to the goldfield ports of Yale and Port Douglas was by steamboat or canoe up the Fraser River. Governor Douglas spent little time in New Westminster and had little affection for the city; and the feelings were amply repaid by the citizens of New Westminster, who avidly supported Colonel Moody's city-building efforts and castigated the governor, who preferred to remain for the most part isolated in distant Victoria.
Despite being granted a municipal council, the mainlanders in New Westminster also pressed for a legislative assembly to be created for British Columbia,  and were infuriated when Governor Douglas granted free port status to Victoria, which stifled the economic growth of the Fraser River city. However, the capital of the Colony of Vancouver Island, Victorialocated on the southern tip of Vancouver Island, was made the capital of the newly amalgamated Colony of British Columbiafollowing Longueuil teen girls sex vote in Male massage New Westminster county New Westminster House of Assembly.
On the day of the vote one member of the assembly, William Cox one of the colony's Gold Commissioners and a Victoria supportershuffled the pages of the speech that William Franklyn from Nanaimo a New Westminster supporter intended to give, so that Franklyn lost his place and read the first paragraph three times.
Cox then popped the lenses of Franklyn's glasses from their frames so that the Nanaimo representative could see nothing at all of his speech. After Nee recess to settle the resulting uproar and allow the member from Nanaimo a chance to sort out his speaking notes and his spectacles, on the members' return to the House of Assembly, the Speaker John Sebastian Helmcken from Victoria refused to allow Dounty a "second" chance to speak.
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