Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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Catania, Sam MP3

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  • 1994-09-27

An interview with Sam Catania, recorded and prompted by George Jackson. Sam discusses working with Professor W.H. Day and dredging the Holland Marsh.

Sam Catania

Drainage Committee asks province for special funding for Holland Marsh

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  • 2006-2008

A proposed drainage scheme to relocate the drainage canals in the Holland Marsh will cost an estimated $8.7 million. This sum is too great for the Marsh farmers alone so they are attempting to extend the assessment area to 65,000 acres of upland p...

Bradford West Gwillimbury Times

Finally! Schomberg river dredge is launched

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"The Schomberg River dredge was finally launched last Tuesday after an abortive effort the day before. The ponderous machine, built by Louis Devald, slid slowly into the water near Wanda Street, and to the relief of everybody it not only floated, ...

Bradford Witness

Holland Marsh Dredging

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This photograph shows the dredging machine used to carve out the Marsh's canal

McArthur, Bill MP3

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  • 1994-10-25

An interview with Bill McArthur, recorded and prompted by George Jackson. Bill discusses working with Professor W.H. Day and dredging the Holland Marsh.

Bill McArthur

Photographs - People at Work

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Contains clippings and photographs of Bradford West Gwillimbury residents and workers

Joe Saint

Taylor, Herb MP3

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  • 1994-10-03

An interview with Herb Taylor, recorded and prompted by George Jackson. Herb discusses working with Professor W.H. Day and dredging the Holland Marsh. Herb also talks about serving in World War II, and working on the Marsh.

Herb Taylor