I don't know much about ginger beer bottles but what I have noticed is that they really seem to be keeping their value. There must be a lot of serious ginger beer collectors out there. I don't have any at the moment but always watching. Is it spelled "Philips" or "Phillips"? When I was younger I thought about taking up diving, mainly because I wanted to find bottles but I never did get around to it. Plus we don't have a lot of great places to dive here in central Alberta. Now, if I lived on the coast I probably would have jumped at the opportunity. Sounds like you had a wonderful time in Victoria.A number of years ago I vacationed in Victoria and did a few dives.
I found some cool bottles some Thorpe, Morley, Victoria Brewing and maybe my best find was a A. Philips Victoria B.C ginger beer.
One of the earliest A. Philips bottles and it has a barnacle on the back of the neck.
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