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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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Church celebrates 90th

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  • 1977-03-30

"The congregation of Newton Robinson United Church is holding a three-fold celebration this year. The church, whose spire is a landmark for those travelling Highway 27 between Cookstown and Bond Head is marking its 90th anniversary. The celebratio...

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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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Copeland, Elizabeth - Graduate

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  • 1975

"Elizabeth Margaret Copeland, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Copeland of Newton Robinson, graduated from St. Joseph's Campus of George Brown College July 18th, 1975. Beth will be joining the staff of Peel Memorial Hospital in Brampton."

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Dogs killing sheep will cost $1,200

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  • 1976-06-30

"Sheep killed or mauled by dogs earlier this month in the Newton Robinson area are going to cost West Gwillimbury taxpayers more than $1,200. The attacks occurred on the farms of Donald Ramsay, William Row, Jr., and Alonzi Aurora, and left 21 shee...

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Earl Rowe

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  • 1984

An avid harness racer, the Honourable Earl Rowe will be remembered for his racing career as much as for his political one.

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Funeral of Earl Rowe

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  • 1984

Mourners gather at the funeral service held for Mr. Rowe who died last Thursday.

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History of Newton Robinson

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  • 1957-08-07

This edition of the Bradford Witness celebrated the Centennial Year of the town. Histories of the surrounding communities were added to the edition in honour of this event, and were contributions from the Women's Institutes. This article is a brie...

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Hon. Earl Rowe Pleads to Electors for Strong 'Yes' Vote on Plebiscite

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  • 1942-04-29

"To the Electors of Dufferin-Simcoe: As your representative in the House of Commons, I did oppose the principle of a Plebiscite. Howevee, our government has asked for an expression of public opinion and, under our democratic system of government, ...

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