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Another Scene Near Iverson's, South River, circa 1940 
ImageMysteries:  circa 1940  Black and white postcard of a man made waterfall with a bridge over it. There's a water flume going to the power house. There's a forest on the either side of the river. In the foreground there is a dam to change the flow of water. "Scene Near Iverson's South River, Ontario"
Narrows Bridge on Eagle Lake, circa 1920 
ImageMysteries:  circa 1920  Black and white photograph of a metal railroad bridge crossing a bridge. The bridge's so low that boats cannot go under it. It's overcast and there's fog behind the bridge. There are watermarks over the right side of the picture. Ed Russel worked on the project.
Eagle Lake Narrows Bridge on Construction, circa 1920 
ImageMysteries:  circa 1920  Black and white photograph of the Eagle Lake bridge under construction. There's a car in the middle of the bridge. The bridge's so low that boats cannot pass under it. Ed Russel worked on the project.
South River Near South River 
Image  circa 1960  Black and white photograph of the South River. Only one side of the river can be seen. There are many trees on the fair side of the river. There are also a few rock outcroppings.
The South River 
Image  circa 1970  Black and white photograph of the South River. There are eddies on either side of the river. The river is lined with trees. In the distance there's a forest and large hills. The South River was at one time important to the lumber industry for hauling lumber.
Postcard of the Power House, South River, circa 1930 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1930,   Black and white postcard of the brick power house on the South River. There are power lines going out from the building. There are trees and snow on either side of the power house. The postcard has a faux wooden boarder. There is a crease at the top right corner. "The Power House, South...
The Falls, South River, circa 1920 
ImageComments:  circa 1920,   Black and white photo of the South River Waterfall coming down between walls of rock on either side. The Standard Chemical Company's smokestack can be seen in the background. Trees can be seen on the rocks on either side of the falls.
Standard Chemical Company Railroad Bridge, 1925 
ImageComments:  1925,   Black and white photograph of the railroad bridge going into Standard Chemical Company. There is a river under the bridge. There are many logs going under the bridge. There is a dock or boat on the left side of the picture. There is a hill on the right with a forest on it. "S. C. Co. RR...
Water Going Over a Bridge Near the Waterfalls, South River, April 29th, 1908 
ImageComments:  1908-04-29,   Black and white photograph of raging water going over a wooden bridge. There are rocks and silt on the bridge. There's a man on the left side of the picture watching the water. "The Falls, South River. Apr. 29th/08"
Standard Chemical Company Locomotive, Round House, Repair Shop & Bridge , circa 1930 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1930,   Black and white photograph of a railroad bridge going over a river. Below the bridge is a large number of logs. On the left side of the picture's a Standard Chemical Company locomotive, round house and repair shop. A smokestack can be seen in the background. "S. C. Co. - Loco, Roundhouse -...
Postcard of the Rapids in the Forest, South River, circa 1920 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1920,   Black and white postcard of rapids and waterfalls. There's forest on either side of the river. There's also some rocks on either side of the river too. The rapids make a zig-zag pattern down a steep hill. "The Rapids, South River, Ont."
Postcard of Grand Truck Railroad Bridge South River, circa 1920 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1920,   Black and white postcard of the Grand Trunk Railroad bridge near South River going over the South River. There are logs going under the opening on the left side. Under the bridge refuse can be scene in the river. "G. T. R. Bridge South River, Ont."
Flume Carrying Water to a Powerhouse 
ImageComments:  circa 1940,   Black and white postcard of a flume taking water to a power house. The flume's in the middle of of a river. The river's likely the Magnetawan. There's a train bridge in the background. Picture came from 'The History of South River' by Marg Harkness. This looks to be a school project written in...
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