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45 Holland Street East - The Edmund Garrett House

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  • 1995

The Edmund Garrett House is a two-storey building located at 45 Holland St. East. It was built in the Classic Revival style in the 1880’s (after the fire of 1871 that destroyed much of Bradford’s downtown). The building was converted into two liv...

Nancy Smith

Auxiliary OPP badge

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  • 2017-04-05

Fabric badge for the Auxiliary OPP detachment, attached to the Walter Reeves badge collection. The Auxiliary OPP Force came into practice in 1960, after Walter had died, so it could have been acquired as a memento to his work.

Bill Marks

Back to Its Roots at Carrotfest

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  • 2002-08-31

Article about the success of the 2002 Carrotfest. It outlines the food, entertainment and events that made up Carrotfest for that year.

Bradford West Gwillimbury Times

Bus driver honored

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  • 1977

"Marking Wilbert 'Wibb' Orr's 30 years of safe school bus driving, a celebration was held at Parkview Transit recently. In photo above, Mr. Orr (wearing the hat) stands in front of his first school bus in 1947. Sharp-eyed readers will also spot Ji...

Bradford Witness

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.

Bradford Witness

Close vote on police service amalgamation

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  • 1996-08-14

Article about the amalgamation of the Bradford and Innisfil Police Departments, and a vote by the town councils.

Bradford West Gwillimbury Times

Const. Eric Wright retires

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  • 1980-12-10

Article chronicling the career of Constable Eric Wright of the Bradford POlice Department.

Bradford Witness

Council approves police move

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  • 1976-09-01

Article about the move to the new Bradford Police station at 1 Holland Street West. The Bradford Police Service moved from the town hall to this building in September, 1976.

Bradford Witness

Council sets stage for police amalgamation

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  • 1996-11-13

Article about the amalgamation of the Bradford and Innisfil Police Departments; the previous defeated vote was reexamined after Innisfil Town Council voted for the bylaw, and BWG Town Council revisited the proposal.

Bradford West Gwillimbury Times

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