Dedication of cross at Legion Plot in Groveside Cemetery, 1936


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Creator:
Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
A black and white photograph of a large wooden cross at the dedication of the cross ceremony at the Legion Plot in Groveside Cemetery. At left partly obscured behind the cross is the Venerable G. Warren, Archdeacon of York Diocese, who conducted the dedication ceremony. To his right is Reverend E. Ralph Adye, Rector of All Saints' Anglican Church and Chaplain of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 112, Whitby.
Notes:
Reverend E. Ralph Adye was Rector of All Saints' Anglican Church from 1930 to 1941.

The soldiers' plot at Groveside Cemetery was established in 1933 and the wooden cross was replaced by a stone cross in 1959.
Date of Original:
July 26, 1936
Dimensions:
Width: 6 cm
Height: 6 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 6cm
Image Height: 6cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
29-004-018
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.88342 Longitude: -78.93287
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian copyright law. No restrictions on use.
Recommended Citation:
Dedication of cross at Legion Plot in Groveside Cemetery, 1936, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives 29-004-018.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a copy negative.
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Dedication of cross at Legion Plot in Groveside Cemetery, 1936
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Dedication of cross at Legion Plot in Groveside Cemetery, 1936


A black and white photograph of a large wooden cross at the dedication of the cross ceremony at the Legion Plot in Groveside Cemetery. At left partly obscured behind the cross is the Venerable G. Warren, Archdeacon of York Diocese, who conducted the dedication ceremony. To his right is Reverend E. Ralph Adye, Rector of All Saints' Anglican Church and Chaplain of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 112, Whitby.