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  • Plane crash of Leovens Brothers on George Allen Farm, 1937
    Image       Photo of an airplane wreckage that happened from a crash would occurred near Baseline in Blanshard (on the George Allen Farm). Please see the article in the St. Marys Journal Argus dated June 24, 1937 (page 1) for more information.
    Image     Photo of an airplane wreckage that happened from a crash would occurred near Baseline in Blanshard (on the George Allen Farm). Please see the article in the St. Marys Journal ...
  • Flood of 1937
    Image       Flood (written on the original in blue ink)
    Image     Flood (written on the original in blue ink)
  • Building damaged by windstorm
    Image       Photo showing ta building damaged by the 1933 windstorm.
    Image     Photo showing ta building damaged by the 1933 windstorm.
  • Building damaged by windstorm
    Image       Photo showing ta building damaged by the 1933 windstorm. A man is walking towards the camera operator.
    Image     Photo showing ta building damaged by the 1933 windstorm. A man is walking towards the camera operator.
  • Fallen trees and damage, 1933
    Image       Photo showing damage to trees caused by the 1933 windstorm.
    Image     Photo showing damage to trees caused by the 1933 windstorm.
  • Fallen trees and damage, 1933
    Imagecomment       Photo showing damage to trees caused by the 1933 windstorm at 47 Wellington Street South, the home of Mrs. Annie Bryant, formerly Annie Hutton, formerly Mrs. Rumsey. The property is currently Hodges Funeral Services.
    Imagecomment     Photo showing damage to trees caused by the 1933 windstorm at 47 Wellington Street South, the home of Mrs. Annie Bryant, formerly Annie Hutton, formerly Mrs. Rumsey. The property is ...
  • Fallen trees and damage, 1933
    Image       Photo showing damage to trees caused by the 1933 windstorm.
    Image     Photo showing damage to trees caused by the 1933 windstorm.
  • Fallen trees, hydro poles and other damage, 1933
    Image       Photo showing damage to trees and hydro poles caused by the 1933 windstorm.
    Image     Photo showing damage to trees and hydro poles caused by the 1933 windstorm.
  • Aftermath of the Flood of 1937
    Imagemystery       Photo of the aftermath of a flood that occurred in St. Marys in 1937. In the foreground a man can be seen with a shovel moving water around. The little ornament hanging from the building indicates he is in front of the fire hall. In the background the Water Street ...
    Imagemystery     Photo of the aftermath of a flood that occurred in St. Marys in 1937. In the foreground a man can be seen with a shovel moving water around. The little ...
  • Flood of 1937
    Image       Photo of a flood that occurred in St. Marys in 1937. Here we see a few houses underwater as well as some trees. The Water Street bridge can be seen off in the distance with water practically covering it.
    Image     Photo of a flood that occurred in St. Marys in 1937. Here we see a few houses underwater as well as some trees. The Water Street bridge can be seen ...
  • Flats Under Flood
    Image       This image shows the flood in 1912 covering the Flats. The photo looks north towards Sarnia Bridge and shows the extent of the flooding. More information on this photo is available in the Historic St. Marys book.
    Image     This image shows the flood in 1912 covering the Flats. The photo looks north towards Sarnia Bridge and shows the extent of the flooding. More information on this photo is ...
  • G.T.R. Train Wreck, Sept. 1900
    Image       "Wreck on G.T.R. near Sarnia Bridge. St. Marys, Sept. '00."
    Image     "Wreck on G.T.R. near Sarnia Bridge. St. Marys, Sept. '00."
  • Grand Trunk Railway Derailment, 1903
    Image       "Wreck at Junction. July 28, 1903."
    Image     "Wreck at Junction. July 28, 1903."
  • Grand Trunk Railway Derailment, 1903
    Image       This photo, taken by local amateur photographer Milton Reesor, shows a locomotive derailment on the Grand Trunk Railway on July 28, 1903. It is one photo in a set of two. The accident occurred on the main line of the railway. There were two derailments in one day, only six ...
    Image     This photo, taken by local amateur photographer Milton Reesor, shows a locomotive derailment on the Grand Trunk Railway on July 28, 1903. It is one photo in a set of ...
  • Queen Street looking west towards Water Street at the time of a flood, 1937
    Image       Photo of Queen Street East during a flood in 1937. The flood waters are up to the doorways of the businesses downtown and seems to have flooded some cars (including one at the Queen Street and Water Street intersection).
    Image     Photo of Queen Street East during a flood in 1937. The flood waters are up to the doorways of the businesses downtown and seems to have flooded some cars (including ...
  • Train wreck at Maxwell's Plant
    Image       Copy of a postcard (postmarked 1909) of a train wreck that occurred just near Maxwell's factory. There are a group of people standing around the engine with a lot of train cars seen in behind.
    Image     Copy of a postcard (postmarked 1909) of a train wreck that occurred just near Maxwell's factory. There are a group of people standing around the engine with a lot of ...
  • Train wreck, 1900
    Image       Photo of a train wreck that occurred near Sarnia bridge. A group of people are standing around the locomotive with a one car down near the bottom of the hill. A lot of debris surrounds the area. The Sarnia bridge can be seen to the left. From the St. Marys ...
    Image     Photo of a train wreck that occurred near Sarnia bridge. A group of people are standing around the locomotive with a one car down near the bottom of the hill. ...
  • Flood of 1937 on Park Street
    Image       Photo of Park Street during a flood that occurred in 1937. Here we see the flood waters are up to a house's front door and has completely covered up Park Street and the Park Street bridge. Water can even be seen flowing off the bridge!
    Image     Photo of Park Street during a flood that occurred in 1937. Here we see the flood waters are up to a house's front door and has completely covered up Park ...
  • Corner of Water Street and Queen Street during 1937 flood
    Image       Photo showing the effect of a flood in 1937. The current M&M convenience store building and the Opera House can be seen in the background with water easily up to the doorways. A Kirkton Bakery van is seen in the foreground stuck in the water.
    Image     Photo showing the effect of a flood in 1937. The current M&M convenience store building and the Opera House can be seen in the background with water easily up to ...
  • Queen Street looking west towards Water Street at the time of a flood, 1937
    Image       Flood (written on original in blue ink)
    Image     Flood (written on original in blue ink)
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Acts of Nature & Other Disasters


Floods, tornadoes and other such "disasters" that get people out with their cameras to record what happened!