Relations between the two posts were usually difficult. During a drought the Hudson Bay Company tried to deny the North West Company access to the Hudson Bay Company well. Buckingham House was abandoned in 1800. Both posts were on a wooded north bank. A gully and a few hundred yards separated them.
Buckingham House Today
Buckingham House is currently a Provincial Historic Site and there are many visitors each day to witness the breathtaking view of Buckingham House.