Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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Card of Thanks

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  • Part
  • 1889

An image of a card of thanks to the people of Bradford for their support, printed in the newspaper. It is related to the drowning of William Sutherland in the Holland River and is from his parents, Mr. & Mrs. Alex Sutherland.

Lew Campbell

Cobalt Express Wreck

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  • Part
  • 1908-07-23

"The Inquest at Barrie was not concluded. - Evidence of Engineer Meeking and the Report of the Official Investigation Required--Cause of the Accident Not Clear" Relates to the Grand Trunk Railway derailment on July 15, 1908

Bradford Witness

Cobalt Train Badly Wrecked

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  • Part
  • 1908-07-16

"Serious smashup on the G.T. R. North of Bradford - Engineer, Fireman and Express Messenger Badly Injured" Relates to the Grand Trunk Railway derailment on July 15, 1908.

Bradford Witness

Family, community in shock after murder-suicide

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  • Part
  • 1999-03-25

"Police search for clues in death of popular couple BOND HEAD - A family and a community are struggling to understand why Bill Burton would kill his wife and then himself. Police say Burton, a 44-year-old agricultural supply representative, shot ...

Toronto Star

Funeral for Elder Boddy

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  • Part
  • 1902-12-11

Continuation of Elder Boddy's death notice re- his funeral

Bradford Witness

Jury Can't Say

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  • Part
  • 1908-08-06

"Return Open Verdict in Accident Which Caused Fireman's Death" Relates to the Grand Trunk Railway derailment on July 15, 1908

Bradford Witness

Langford, Peter George

  • CA BWGPL VS-1900-20078-20084
  • Part
  • 1962-08-29

Event Date : Saturday, August 25, 1962 Event Type : Death Description : Died suddenly, as the result of an accident, at Bradford, age 9 years. Beloved son of Keith Langford and Ella Hawley and loving brother of Billy and Donald. Rested at the Lat...

Bradford Witness

Langford, Peter Memorial

  • CA BWGPL VS-1900-20078-20741
  • Part
  • 1964-08-24

Event Date : Saturday, August 25, 1962 Event Type : In Memoriam Description : In loving memory of a dear grandson.-Ever remembered by Grandma and Grandpa Langford.