St. Catharines in Niagara Region, Ontario — Central Canada
Spring Tooth Cultivator
After a vineyard has been disked, a cultivator is used to break the earth into smaller pieces for a leveller finish. This one, from the Vansickle Road farm of Jim Brown in St. Catharines, was used from about 1900 until 1980 when it was given to the Johnson family. From Art Johnson, St. Catharines Museum, 1998-432.
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Location. 43° 9.329′ N, 79° 11.668′ W. Marker is in St. Catharines, Ontario, in Niagara Region. Marker can be reached from Welland Canals Parkway. Marker is along the front wall garden of the St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1932 Welland Canals Parkway, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R7K6, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Welland Canals and the St. Lawrence Seaway System (a few steps from this marker); Horse Drawn Grape Hoe Shipbuilding in Niagara (a few steps from this marker); International Shipmasters' Association (a few steps from this marker); Early Welland Canals (within shouting distance of this marker); Welland Ship Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); Bollards & Fairleads (within shouting distance of this marker); William Hamilton Merritt 1793 - 1862 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Catharines.
Also see . . . St. Catharines Museum & Welland Canal Centre. (Submitted on August 15, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 276 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 15, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.