Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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Centennial Tree Planting at W. Gwillimbury Park by Grade 7 School Children

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  • 1965-10-06

"A project planned by the Centennial Commission in preparation for 1967 is to have school children, across the country, participate in tree planting in the parks of Canada, and for this area arrangements were made to have this done at the new Holl...

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Century Old Bradford Town Hall Rejuvenated

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  • 1967-06-07

"Bradford's town council has marked this Centennial year in very suitable manner by doing a very complete "face-lifting" job at the venerable town hall. A complete and permanent refinishing of the exterior of the building, together with a few need...

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Chamber of Commerce picks Tom Gardner

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  • 1976-04-21

"Tom Gardner, longtime hardware store owner and active member of many community groups, has been named the Bradford and district citizen of the year by the Chamber of Commerce. ..."

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Charles Melbourne - postmaster 1909

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  • 1909-03-18

"Mr. Charles Melbourne has been awarded the contract for another term of carrying His Majesty's mail between Bradford and Newton Robinson. It would be difficult to improve upon Charley."

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Chief can't sell furniture to town

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  • 1980-02-13

Article which mentions the police department's move to their new station at 45 Holland Street East. It also highlights town council expenditures.

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Cobalt Express Wreck

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  • 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

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Cobalt Train Badly Wrecked

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  • 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.

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Coburn, Martha (nee. Spillet) obituary

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  • 1941-02-05

Event Date : Tuesday, January 21, 1941 Event Type : Death Community : Newton Robinson Description : Passed away in Beeton after being in failing health for some time. The wife of John Coburn, she spent her entire life in Newton Robinson or surrou...

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Collings, Norman (Dodger) obituary (long)

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  • 1975-10-08

Event Date : Monday, October 06, 1975 Event Type : Death Description : Norman (Dodger) Collings, whose life spanned the fields of sports, farming and community involvement, died at the age of 65 Monday after a short illness in Chedoke Hospital, H...

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