Item 2019-01-31-01 - Electric Meter Register Beeton

Electric Meter Register Beeton - Inside View Register Insert
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CA BWGPL AR-2019-01-31-01


Electric Meter Register Beeton


  • 1936 - 1941 (Creation)

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An Electric Meter Register book provided by the Department. It provides an example of the way such information was tracked at the time and how it would have been tracked in the Bradford West Gwillimbury area.
According to an Electricity Inspection Service hand-out from the same time period as the book: "A Meter Register Book is supplied by the Department of Trade and Commerce to contractors for The purpose of assisting them in complying with the provisions of the Electricity Inspection Act, and the regulations established thereunder. The following requirement are necessary...The Electricity Inspection Act provides a penalty of fifty dollars for any neglect in respect of the above requirements."

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This register includes Bond Head and part of what is now New Tecumseth. It does have residences listed in Beeton which are in close proximity to Bond Head and West Gwillimbury communities.

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