, p. 101 The Chaffey's Lock Women's Institute was founded in 1924 and operated until 1992. This Tweedsmuir history was started around 1940 and was updated regularly until the 1960s .
Elgin Methodist Church interior c.1915. The Elgin Methodist Church was built in 1893 to replace an earlier church.
Samuel Warren 1821-1901 and his wife Eliza Mustard 1822-1903 were married on the 27th Nov. 1844 by John Leggett Justice of the Peace in South Crosby. The Mustards and Warrens were early settlers in South Crosby. The couple later settled in Bruce County.
Photograph of village of Morton looking towards north
1929-1936 Sarah Barr Thompson was born in 1849 in Bedford Township the daughter of William Barr and Sarah Stinson. In 1881, she married Arthur Thompson. Her daughter Alice was the wife of lockmaster Herman Warren of Chaffey's Lock. The last few years of her life she was blind from cataracts. She was a...
Wedding of Ida Rowswell and James Silas Gray February 25, 1913 Newboro, Ont.
L to Right : Thomas Arthur Gray (brother of groom),James Silas Gray (groom); Ida Louise Rowswell (bride) ; Ella Mae Rowswell (sister of bride)
Crosby, Ontario's Women's Institute Tweedsmuir Book covering some of the early history of Crosby Ontario(also once known as Singleton's Corners). The history in the book covers the period of the 19th century to about 1950.
Herman Warren (1888-1986) and friend c.1910
1930 Herman Warren (1888-1986) with his wife Alice and children Donald and Lorraine in front of the Chaffey's Lockmaster's House c.1930
August 12, 1931 Colorized postcard of Shadow Island, Newboro Lake postmarked Newboro August 12, 1931.On Back: We stopped here for a sundae. It's a quite a little place, a huge church, United and Anglican. What we have in seems to be a combination grocery store, China , ice cream store. We had a butterscotch...
1926 Herman Warren (canal man at Newboro from 1920-28)with son Don and unidentified man and children c.1926From Herman Warren estate
1924 Herman Warren(1888-1986) was a canalman at Newboro from 1920-1928 and then lockmaster at Chaffey's Lock. He is featured in this picture with his wife Alice Thompson(1896-1982) and their son Donald (1921-2014).Herman Warren Estate.Newboro Lock.
1929 Ellen Rowswell Warren (1855-1936) and her granddaughter Lorraine Warren (1928-2010). Ellen was born in the Clear Lake area and was mother to Herman Warren Lockmaster of Chaffey's Lock.From Herman Warren estate.
October 8, 1920 Invitation to an Opinicon Hotel Event October 8 1920 to Herman and Alice Warren
02 September 1928 Group at Newboro Lock station September 2, 1928
Canalman Herman Warren on far rightThe Gang Newboro Locks Sept.2/1928
October 1968 Photograph of Hayward Warren (born in 1916) and lockmaster at Chaffey's Lock from 1968-82 with his cousins Sue Warren and Cathy Crane.