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Accidental Deaths

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  • 1800-

Contains articles on the accidental deaths within the Bradford and West Gwillimbury area

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Agriculture

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  • - 2018

Contains items relating to Agricultural history in Bradford West Gwillimbury. Headings include: *1861 Ag. Report on Census *Agricultural Articles and Advertisements *Ontario Farmer Articles *Market & Price Information *Farm Innovation *Dairy Farm ...

WEGWHIST Collection

Andy, 71, remembers 45 harvest years on Holland Marsh

  • CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26873
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  • 1977

"Andy Simurda, 71, rises each summer morning at dawn to help his son, John, cultivate vegetables on the family's holding in the Holland Marsh. In 1932, Mr. Simurda came to the marsh with three friends from his native country, Czechoslovakia. J. Ka...

Shirley Zima

Attendance is Representative at Unveiling of Cairn

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  • 1956

Attendance is Representative at Unveiling of Cairn The unveiling of the Professor W.H. Day memorial cairn, with bronze plaque, which was erected by the combined efforts of the Tourist and Industrial Committee of Simcoe County Council and the muni...

Bradford Witness

Bohoniuk, Mushacio (Michael) obituary

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  • 1936-06-17

Event Date : Saturday, June 13, 1936 Event Type : Death Description : Bohoniuk, 25-year-old Ukranian, of Toronto, was drowned in the Holland Marsh irrigation canal, at the point where the canal skirts the rear of Mr. J. W. Wilson's farm. He had a...

Bradford Witness

Bradford-Holland Marsh Plan 100 Year Spectacle

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  • 1957-07-10

Article about the preparation for Bradford's centennial celebrations in 1957, including a bit of history on Bradford and the Holland Marsh.

Toronto Daily Star

Canal Bank

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Marsh Canal

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Canal Bank looking east

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  • 2000s

A view of the Marsh Canal looking north from the 5th line bridge.

Canal crash

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  • 1976-01-07

"A 19-year-old Downsview man, Robert O'Brien, was the second driver to end up in the canal in the past four weeks. Mr. O'Brien lost control of his car on Friday night after freezing rain covered area roads with slick ice. O'Brien was not hurt in t...

George Jackson

Cilipka, Andrew obituary

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  • 1997-02-04

Event Date : Tuesday, February 04, 1997 Event Type : Death Description : At Bradford Place. Of the Holland Marsh. Husband of the late Helen (Bugra). Father of Helen and her husband Peter Popijal of Agincourt, and Dorothy Cilipka of Bradford. Brot...

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