29 Barrie Street Something For You and Nimbus
- CA BWGPL GJ-HistBuilding-2017-03-08-01
Many businesses have used the flat-roofed structure located at 29 Barrie Street. It was once the home of a farm machinery business run by Reuben Tindall. When he retired, he sold the business to Dick Crake. Dick, who sold machinery and 28 Chevrole...
Holland Marsh Dredging
- CA BWGPL WEG-Mar-OS10021
This photograph shows the dredging machine used to carve out the Marsh's canal
Moore Bros. Marvel Acetylene Gas Generator
- CA BWGPL LHC-BraPh-BW1906-2017-03-27-37-2017-03-27-39
This is a portrait engraving of the Marvel Acetylene Gas Generator, patented and invented by the Moore Bros. This machine was installed in places without electrical hook-ups so electricity could be used, and was in the Model School, Samuel Lukes' ...
Old machines attract crowds
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26867
"The Georgian Bay Steam Show featured more than steam tractors like the one driven by the young man in photo below. A miniature steam locomotive (above) was a big hit with children who were among more than 15,000 people at the three-day event. The...