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Vancouver's English Bay Barge still hasn't budged

A barge that ran aground near Vancouver's English Bay last year quickly became an accidental attraction, drawing selfie-seekers and inspiring T-shirt designs. But after seven months, residents seem to have grown weary of its hulking presence on the shoreline.

The barge that's been grounded at Sunset Beach since last week's historic storm will be staying there a little while longer. (CTV)

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Houses are seen in an aerial view in Langley, B.C., on May 16, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)

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