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Turner, Victor obituary

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  • 1975-10-22

Event Date : Friday, October 17, 1975 Event Type : Death Description : Vic Turner, veteran councillor and past reeve of West Gwillimbury, died at his home in Bradford on Friday, October 17, at age 85. Mr. Turner, whose son Art is now Reeve of Bra...

Bradford Witness

Twister Hits Marsh Gardens But Reports Exaggerated Damage

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  • 1956-07-18

"A cyclone, accompanied by torrential rain and some hail, wrought heavy damage on a comparatively small acreage of the Holland Marsh gardens late last Thursday afternoon. The storm struck in the Springdale area and while crops in general in that a...

Bradford Witness

Van Dyke, Arthur death

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  • 1994-06-19

June 19, 1994 Death VAN DYKE, ARTHUR (Past President of the Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Growers' Association) at the Holland Christian Homes, Brampton, on Sunday June 19, 1994, Arthur Van Dyke in his 81st year. Dearly beloved husband of Agnes, lov...

Bradford West Gwillimbury Times

Van Luyk, Gertrude (Oosterhuis) death

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  • 1994-01-22

Event Date : Saturday, January 22, 1994 Event Type : Death Municipality : Community : Other - Bradford Description : Peacefully at York County Hospital, Newmarket, in her 75th year. Nee Oosterhuis. Resident of the Holland Marsh. Wife of the late A...

Toronto Star

Van der Kooi Home

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  • 1954

Sjoerd van der Kooi's home after Hurricane Hazel.

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Verkaik's Barn - Hurricane Hazel

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  • 1954

Onion topper in the Verkaik's barn after Hurricane Hazel.

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Verkaik, Harry obituary

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  • 1980-01-30

Event Date : Tuesday, January 22, 1980 Event Type : Death Description : Marsh grower Harry Verkaik died last week at York County Hospital in Newmarket. He was 69. One of the most prominent growers in the Holland Marsh, Mr. Verkaik was a key figur...

Bradford Witness

Victim's mother is charged

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  • 1974-08-14

"Charges of neglect have been laid against the mother of the 12-year-old girl who drowned in the Holland River on Monday, August 5, according to the Executive Director of the York Region Children's Aid Society, Donald Van Camp. Eleanor Lowder, mot...

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Village of Bradford Account Ledger

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  • c. 1913-1939

Bradford Account Ledger. Includes: Debentures, fire engine account, factory account, hydro-electric debentures, high school debentures, board of education account, Bradford & West Gwillimbury Drainage Scheme account , Bradford Drainage Scheme acco...

Village of Bradford

Wheat Grinder

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  • Pre-1950s

A hand powered wheat seed grinder. The grinder can be used by holding the handle and rolling it back and forth over seeds until ground. Wheat was one of the agricultural products grown in the Holland Marsh area. Part of a donation by Tom Fuller Jr...

Tom Fuller, Jr.

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