Blind River Digital Collection
Bill Rice's History of Battle Point Association, Blind River, Circa 1974
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Description
Media Type
Text
Item Type
Documents
Description
Bill Rice recalls in this two page interview how Professor Barnes chose Lake Duborne for the Wesleyan group and the purchase of 80 acres for $300 in 1925. He also shares that 70 more acres were purchased in 1934 and 11 more in 1938.
Notes
Mr.Rice relays that Association meetings were first held at Counsel Rock near the point and later at the Community House built in 1949.
Date of Original
Circa 1974
Subject(s)
Local identifier
geneology
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 46.24396 Longitude: -82.94927
Copyright Statement
Protected by copyright: Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Blind River Public Library
Email
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Agency street/mail address

8 Woodward Avenue

P.O. Box 880

Blind River, ON P0R 1B0

(705) 356-7616

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Bill Rice's History of Battle Point Association, Blind River, Circa 1974


Bill Rice recalls in this two page interview how Professor Barnes chose Lake Duborne for the Wesleyan group and the purchase of 80 acres for $300 in 1925. He also shares that 70 more acres were purchased in 1934 and 11 more in 1938.