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Geographic Location
St. George
  
Decade
1880-1889
  
  • William B. Wood House
        House Summary Located in St. George, the William B. Wood house was built in 1880 for local businessman Mr. Thompson. The home was soon after purchased by Snowball Grist Mill owner William Bruce Wood, who served on the South Dumfries and Brant County councils, and at one time was the ...
      House Summary Located in St. George, the William B. Wood house was ...
  • The Waterous Engine Works
        This is a catalog of farm engines produced by the Waterous Engines Works Co. Ltd. in Brantford, Ont. The original catalog was provided by Cliff Jones during a Digital Preservation Day event in St. George in May 2011.
      This is a catalog of farm engines produced by the Waterous Engines ...
  • Railway Accident at St. George Viaduct
        This photograph depicts a railway accident on December 27, 1889 at St. George Viaduct. The St. Louise Express, one of the fastest trains of the Grand Trunk Railway was crossing the viaduct at about 50 miles an hour when one of the engine's drive rods broke loose (Brantford Expositor, June ...
      This photograph depicts a railway accident on December 27, 1889 at St. ...
  • Bruce's School
        Summary Bruce's School was named for James Bruce, a graduate of Dublin University who taught in the County of Brant for ten years. The first schoolhouse was a log cabin on Concession 5 near the Beverly Township line, in David Cope's field about three quarters of a mile east of ...
      Summary Bruce's School was named for James Bruce, a graduate of Dublin ...
  • Grand Trunk Railway Accident at St. George
        This photograph depicts Grand Trunk Railway accident at on Feb. 27, 1889. Eleven persons died when the fast St. Louis Express crashed from the high level bridge near St. George, Ont. The original photo was provided by the County of Brant Public Library.
      This photograph depicts Grand Trunk Railway accident at on Feb. 27, 1889. ...
  • St. George Journal
        This is a photocopy of the first issue of the St. George Journal published on December 2, 1887. The photocopy is held by the South Dumfries Historical Society.
      This is a photocopy of the first issue of the St. George ...
  • Photo of Mr. Adam Misener
        Mr. Adam Misener, born 20th Feb. 1798.
      Mr. Adam Misener, born 20th Feb. 1798.
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