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18 Holland Street West

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  • 1996

The structure located at 18 Holland St. West is a unique, infill building. It was built in the Boomtown style around the 1890’s on a narrow lot that was originally a laneway the two adjacent buildings. It had a side entrance to the Queen’s Hotel s...

Nancy Smith

18 Holland Street West

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  • 1995

The structure located at 18 Holland St. West is a unique, infill building. It was built in the Boomtown style around the 1890’s on a narrow lot that was originally a laneway the two adjacent buildings. It had a side entrance to the Queen’s Hotel s...

Nancy Smith

44 John Street East

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  • 1996

The mid-block structure located at 44 John St. East was built pre-1900 in Amsterdam (on the east side of the Holland River) in the Ontario Vernacular style. It was later moved to this site. This house was once the home of George Ogilvie, a tailor ...

Nancy Smith

79 Barrie Street - The Davey House

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  • 1995

The Davey House is a large, two-storey house located at 79 Barrie St. (on the northeast corner of Barrie St. and Scanlon Avenue). It was built in the Gothic Revival style around 1880. There was a two-storey, frame barn on the back of the lot origi...

Nancy Smith

79 Barrie Street - The Davey House

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  • 1996

The Davey House is a large, two-storey house located at 79 Barrie St. (on the northeast corner of Barrie St. and Scanlon Avenue). It was built in the Gothic Revival style around 1880. There was a two-storey, frame barn on the back of the lot origi...

Nancy Smith

Davey, Florence Leyburn death

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  • 1987-09-16

September 16, 1987 Death Davey, Florence -- at Simcoe Manor, Beeton on Wednesday, September 16, 1987. Florence Leyburn of Bradford in her 86th year. Beloved wife of the late Oswald Davey, dear mother of Ray and his wife Diane of Toronto, Bruce an...

Bradford Weekly

Davey, William Charles obituary

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  • 1953-11-18

Event Date : Wednesday, November 11, 1953 Event Type : Death Description : Died suddenly at the hunting camp in his 90th year. Beloved husband of the late Margaret McAuley, and dear father of Mrs. J. H. Lukes (Leona) of Midland; Mrs. Grant Barnes...

Bradford Witness

Spence, Arthur David obituary

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  • 1965-04-28

Event Date : Saturday, April 10, 1965 Event Type : Death Description : Arthur David Spence, who had lived most of his life in Bradford, passed away at York County Hospital, Newmarket, April 10, 1965, after six weeks' illness. While he never fully...

Bradford Witness

Town Council 1964-65

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  • 1965-11-17

"Bradford Council for 1964-65, returned by acclamation for 1966-67, from left to right: Councillor Kenneth Tupling, Councillor Oswald Davey, Reeve R. Bruce Stewart, Mayor Joseph Magani, Deputy Reeve Fred C. Cook, Councillor Tom Evans, Councillor F...

William C. Davey dies at Davey Hunt Club Camp

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  • 1953-11-18

Event date: November 11, 1953 Event date: Death Description: One of the happiest occasions in Mr. William C. Davey's life was the 50th anniversary of the forming of the Hunt Club which bore his name, the Davey Hunt Club. The half-century mark in ...

Bradford Witness