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Attention / Tractor Rehabilitation

  • CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-2016-09-22-05-2016-09-23-12
  • Partiellement
  • 1954-10-20

Two articles on health and safety of residents affected by the Hurricane Hazel flood. The crops are considered condemned because of their submersion, and advice on fixing your own submerged tractor.

Bradford Witness

Hurricane Hazel remembered...

  • CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-PH26591
  • Pièce
  • 2016

Description : The flooding of the Marsh on October 15th, 1954, is one occasion not easily forgotten by those who were part of the Springdale community at that time. It had already rained for weeks. We were behind in the harvesting, and most of the...

Edo Knibbe

Dyke construction to cost $1.6-million

  • CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-2016-08-04-04
  • Pièce
  • 1979-10-17

"Protecting the Holland Marsh from another Hurricane Hazel will cost at least $1.6-million, according to figures released by the South Lake Simcoe Conservation Authority...." The Marsh fears its dykes will not hold off another flood if a big storm...

Bradford Witness

Hurricane Hazel - Bradford Witness

  • CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-2016-09-22-05
  • Pièce
  • 1954-10-20

Front page of the first Bradford Witness paper after the Holland Marsh flood due to Hurricane Hazel on October 15, 1954. See Related Descriptions below for individual stories of this edition.

Bradford Witness

Ontario Premier Authorizes $100,000 Credit for Marsh

  • CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-2016-09-22-05-2016-09-23-02
  • Partiellement
  • 1954-10-20

"Immediate credit, to the extent of $100,000 by the Provincial Government, was promised by Premier Leslie Frost within a matter of minutes after his arrival by car to attend a meeting with the Holland Marsh Emergency Relief Committee, held in the ...

Bradford Witness

Near Tragedy at West Gwillimbury Bridge

  • CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-2016-09-22-05-2016-09-23-13
  • Partiellement
  • 1954-10-20

"The washed out bridge on Concession 14, West Gwillimbury, might have claimed the lives of two brothers, Eddie and Paul Renald. Going to the store at Fennells for groceries their car plunged into the swollen stream at the washout and was carried a...

Bradford Witness

Community Support during the Aftermath of Hurricane Hazel

  • CA BWGPL LHC-Dis-Hazel-2016-08-04-02
  • Pièce
  • 1979-10-10

"Feeding refugees: Marsh refugees enjoy a hot meal in the Bradford town hall after their flight from the flooded Holland Marsh. Most spent the winter in an emergency trailer camp set up where the community centre stands today."

Bradford Witness

Hurricane Hazel Full Transcript

  • CA BWGPL OH-2016-06-14-04-C
  • Partiellement

Part 1 - An interview with many residents’ accounts of Hurricane Hazel. Specifying different memories on Bradford’s assistance to other towns, and the recovery effort. Part 2 - An interview specifically with Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Evans recounting t...

Marion (Peacock) Evans

Trailer Town to be Established Here

  • CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-2016-09-22-05-2016-09-23-07
  • Partiellement
  • 1954-10-20

"To help solve the housing problem for the thousand or more people made homeless by the flood a trailer town is being planned. Bradford Rotary Club members are in charge of this project and the objective is 100 trailer cabins to be located on the ...

Bradford Witness

Roads Closed As Result of Floods

  • CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-2016-09-22-05-2016-09-23-08
  • Partiellement
  • 1954-10-20

"A Department of Highways bulletin announced the following highways closed as a result of the flood in this area: ..."

Bradford Witness

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