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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Brockville

 
5 Sunken Treasures in the Brockville Area Marker image, Touch for more information
By William Fischer, Jr., October 21, 2019
5 Sunken Treasures in the Brockville Area Marker
GEOGRAPHIC SORT
1Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — 5 Sunken Treasures in the Brockville Area — To Preserve Our Marine Heritage
Muscallonge GPS: 44° 36.246’ N. 75° 39.215' W. The “Muscallonge” was a large wooden tugboat, measuring 39 m long by 7 m wide. This tug – later to be nicknamed the “Muskie” – was built in Port . . . — Map (db m141812) HM
2Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — A view of Brockville from the waterfront CPR Docks — 1896 — Brockville Historic Area: The Brock Trail —
This photograph, taken in 1896, is of particular interest because it documents buildings that no longer exist or that have been altered by the passage of time. The grouping of buildings in the lower-left corner were standing on the . . . — Map (db m141617) HM
3Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Allied Airmen War Memorial
Dedicated by the Citizens of Brockville and 426 Wing R.C.A.F.A. to the memory of all Allied Airmen who gave their lives to the cause of freedom June 23, 1968 — Map (db m141690) WM
4Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Amanda & Joseph P. Deacon House — built 1870-72
Attorney & Police Magistrate — Map (db m147038) HM
5Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Bartholomew and Ruth Ann Carley House — c. 1830
[Title is text] — Map (db m146910) HM
6Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Blockhouse Island
On this island, formerly known as Hospital Island, stood the sheds erected to house emigrants who were victims of cholera in the great epidemic of 1832. Many persons died here, including Doctor Robert Gilmour, a native of Scotland and president of . . . — Map (db m87065) HM
7Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Blockhouse Island — Brockville Historic Area: Our Past
This piece of waterfront land has not been a real island since 1860, when it was joined to the mainland by the Brockville & Ottawa Railway. This early railway company established their new terminus on Blockhouse Island, in conjunction with the new . . . — Map (db m141824) HM
8Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Blockhouse Island — Brockville Historic Area: The Brock Trail
Although technically no longer an island, this park peninsula has traditionally been known by a number of names in our local history. The original REFUGE ISLAND, a bare rock with some scrub growth, became HOSPITAL ISLAND during its tenure as an . . . — Map (db m141826) HM
9Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Brockville & Ottawa Railway - Passenger Depot — Chemin de fer Brockville & Ottawa - Gare ferroviaire pour passages — Brockville Historic Area: The Brock Trail —
The original Brockville waterfront railway station and passenger depot for the Brockville & Ottawa Railway was located south of the Brockville Railway Tunnel, near to this area from 1860 to 1872. In 1872, a new Union Station was built on . . . — Map (db m141661) HM
10Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Brockville Farmers' Market — Brockville Historic Area: The Brock Trail
The Brockville Farmers' Market was first established here in 1833 The Legislative Assembly of Upper Canada, by an Act passed on December 18, 1832, authorized the establishment of a market in Brockville. The Act was signed into law on . . . — Map (db m141676) HM
11Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Brockville Ferry Depot — Brockville Historic Area: The Brock Trail
Regular ferry services linked Brockville to Morristown, N.Y., from the 1850s to the 1950s. Eventually, the opening of the Ogdensburg International Bridge and the Thousand Islands Bridge spelled the end of ferry services in . . . — Map (db m141623) HM
12Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Brockville Infantry Company / The Brockville Rifles — For All Who Served
In honour of all our men and women who have answered the call to arms in defence of our homeland along with the Brockville Infantry Company (1862) and The Brockville Rifles (1866). Unveiled by Mayor David Henderson, July . . . — Map (db m146965) HM WM
13Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Brockville Pipes & Drums — Originally known as the Brockville Highland Pipe Band
On August 12, 1931, Tommy Marshall, Don Fraser, John Kinghorn, and others met to form a pipe band in Brockville. Marshall was chosen as Pipe Major of the new Brockville Highland Pipe Band. In 1934, uniforms were purchased from R.G. Laurie . . . — Map (db m141828) HM
14Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Brockville Recorder
Commemorating the continuous publication of the Brockville Recorder for one hundred years 1821 — 1921— Ontario's Oldest Newspaper Recording events of local, national and world-wide . . . — Map (db m146967) HM
15Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Brockville Rowing Club — Brockville Historic Area: The Brock Trail
As Brockville's oldest social club, the Brockville Rowing Club was founded in 1894. The present building replaced the old one in 1978, to continue Brockville's successful rowing tradition. Fondιe en 1894, le club d'aviron de . . . — Map (db m141618) HM
16Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Brockville Rowing Club Regatta — ca. 1895 — Brockville Historic Area: The Brock Trail —
During one of the annual Rowing Regattas held by the BROCKVILLE ROWING CLUB Near the turn of the century, some of the most popular sporting and social events of the summer season in Brockville were the regatta races held by the BROCKVILLE . . . — Map (db m141763) HM
17Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Buell, Donaldson, and Ross Buildings — ca. 1910 — Brockville Historic Area: Our Past —
Brockville's new concrete granolithic sidewalks and electric arc street lamps are in place. — Map (db m146947) HM
18Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Capt. Thomas Hayes House — c. 1851
Capt. Thomas Hayes House, c. 1851. — Map (db m146994) HM
19Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Centennial of Confederation — 1867 • 1967
Brockville Centennial Park Erected by the City of Brockville in permanent commemoration of the Centennial of Confederation in Canada in 1967. Construction was made possible through the co-operation of the Province of . . . — Map (db m147115) HM
20Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Charles E. Jones House — c. 1858
Gentleman Son of the Hon. Charles Jones — Map (db m146907) HM
21Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Chipman-Page House — built ca. 1877
• Built by Abigail & Lewis Chipman about 1877 • Owned 1896-1933 by Olivia & J. Albert Page, a Lawyer and Police Magistrate — Map (db m147069) HM
22Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Christina & Thomas Campbell House — built ca. 1830
Clerk of the County Court for 40 years. Died 1857. Academy for Young Ladies, 1857. — Map (db m147072) HM
23Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Circus Parade — ca. 1898 — Brockville Historic Area: Our Past —
A circus parade passes in front of Victoria Hall — Map (db m141584) HM
24Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Comstock Funeral Procession — May 25 1892
Funeral procession for Edwin P. Comstock (1865-1892) — Map (db m146960) HM
25Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Con Darling — (1926 to 1993)
Con Darling, Ambassador of Smiles, dedicated his life to the betterment of humanity. This memorial pays tribute to his love of community both young and old. May his memory and spirit of giving life in us all. This commemoration was . . . — Map (db m141816) HM
26Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Cossitt Terrace — 1894
Built for Newton Cossitt Architect: George A. Allan — Map (db m141564) HM
27Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Court House Avenue — ca. 1898 — Brockville Historic Area: Our Past —
An unpaved Court House Avenue before 1917, when a boulevard was created and a fountain added. — Map (db m146943) HM
28Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Daniel Derbyshire House — c. 1865
Businessman and Senator — Map (db m147061) HM
29Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — David Simpson House — c. 1880
[Title is text] — Map (db m146908) HM
30Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Dr. Thomas McQueen House — c. 1840
[Title is text] — Map (db m146990) HM
31Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — East Ward Fire Engine House — 1862
The home of Defiance Fire Co. No. 2 Designed by Samuel Hazlewood, Surveyor & Civil Engineer — Map (db m141571) HM
32Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Elizabeth and James Hall House — c. 1820
James St. was named after him in 1832. — Map (db m147027) HM
33Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — First Bank in Brockville
In September, 1843, the first bank in Brockville was opened on Court House Avenue by the Bank of Montreal This plaque commemorates that event and was installed by the bank to observe its 150th anniversary in the Centennial . . . — Map (db m146979) HM
34Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — First Presbyterian Church — 1879
Architect: James P. Johnston, Ogdensburg, N.Y. A Brockville Landmark Designated Under The Ontario Heritage Act — Map (db m146863) HM
35Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Former Brockville Post Office
Completed in 1886 this structure was designed under the direction of Thomas Fuller, Chief Architect of the Department of Public Works from 1881 to 1896. The Brockville Post Office shows the sensitivity often displayed by Fuller and his staff. The . . . — Map (db m87064) HM
36Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Forsyth’s Raid 1813
On the night of February 6-7, 1813, Major Benjamin Forsyth of the United States Army, with a detachment of regulars and militia numbering about 200 men, crossed the frozen St. Lawrence River from Morristown, N.Y., and attacked Brockville. The . . . — Map (db m83482) HM
37Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Fulford Block — ca. 1905
The Fulford Block, built 1887-89 This photograph shows how the Fulford Block looked before a disastrous fire in July 1916 destroyed everything but the outside walls. — Map (db m146959) HM
38Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Fulford Place
Built in 1899 – 1900, this eclectic mansion evokes the opulent lifestyle of Canada's industrial elite at the turn of the century. Designed by American architect A. W. Fuller, it was the spacious residence of Senator George T. Fulford . . . — Map (db m87017) HM
39Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Fun on the River — c.1900
[Historical photos of river activities] — Map (db m146933) HM
40Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Garbutt's Hotel / Hotel Manitonna — ca. 1940 — Brockville Historic Area: Our Past —
On the left are two former hotels, Garbutt's Hotel and the Hotel Manitonna. The signs of Roode Bros., the Ford dealer, show on the right. — Map (db m141568) HM
41Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Gen. Sir Isaac Brock. K.C.B. — (1769-1812) — Brockville Historic Area: Our Past —
Brockville was named after the Provisional Civi Administrator of Upper Canada and the Commanding Officier of the British forces in Upper Canada during the War of 1812-1814. The government of Upper Canada first named this community . . . — Map (db m83527) HM
42Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — George Chaffey — 1848 - 1932
Born at Brockville, Canada West, Chaffey became a shipbuilder on the Great Lakes and the inventor of a new type of propeller. Subsequently he went to California where, in partnership with his brother, he built a model irrigation project and founded . . . — Map (db m87019) HM
43Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — George Crain House — c. 1893
Contractor — Map (db m146993) HM
44Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — George Malloch House — c. 1840
[Title is text] — Map (db m146861) HM
45Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — H. H. Cossitt & Bro. Building
H. H. Cossitt & Bro. Confectioners c. 1895 - c. 1903 C. H. Buell & Son Bakers and Confectioners c. 1903 - 1918 John Tait Baker and Confectioner 1919 - 1930 — Map (db m146912) HM
46Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Halladay Block — ca. 1920 — Brockville Historic Area: Our Past —
The large Halladay Block was mostly destroyed by the fire on November 27, 1949. On the near corner was the gasoline station and tire vulcanizing shop of Leroy Dickey. — Map (db m147012) HM
47Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Halladay Block — ca. 1915 — Brockville Historic Area: Our Past —
On the right is the corner grocery store of James L. Greenwood. It was located in the former Halladay Block, mostly destroyed by the fire on November 27, 1949. — Map (db m147013) HM
48Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Henry and Ellen Soper House — c. 1876
Painter — Map (db m146909) HM
49Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Hubbell Building — c. 1825
[Title is text] — Map (db m146866) HM
50Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Indian Cliff
Residence From 1884 to 1905 of Major James M. Walsh Superintendent of The North-West Mounted Police Major James Morrow Walsh was a Canadian hero and a figure of national prominence in the second half of the nineteenth century. . . . — Map (db m147075) HM
51Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Is[a]ac Beecher House
Front c.1840 Rear c.1815 A Brockville Landmark Designated Under The Ontario Heritage Act — Map (db m146973) HM
52Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — James Hall & Co. Ontario Glove Works 1865 - 1917 — Brockville Historic Area: The Brock Trail — Rιgion Historique : La Piste de Brockville —
Founded in 1865, the James Hall & Co. Glove Works operated on this site until about 1917. By 1898, it was the largest company making gloves and mitts in Canada. Owned and operated by John MacLaren and later his cousin, William C. . . . — Map (db m146944) HM
53Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — James Morris 1798 - 1865
A prominent Canadian politician, Morris was born in Paisley, Scotland. His family immigrated to Canada in 1801 and later settled in Elizabethtown (Brockville). He joined his brothers, Alexander and William, in business there about 1820 and by 1836 . . . — Map (db m87063) HM
54Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — James Smart Manufacturing Co. Ltd. — Brockville Historic Area: The Brock Trail
Aerial View of the James Smart Manufacturing Co. Ltd. ca. 1930 Across the harbour, in the present HARDY PARK, was a complex of buildings that occupied this area of the waterfront for almost 100 years. Founded by James Smart . . . — Map (db m141686) HM
55Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — John C. Potter House — c. 1834
[Title is text] — Map (db m146918) HM
56Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — John Harris Building — built c. 1865
Built & Owned by Marialene & John Harris Merchant Tailor — Map (db m146862) HM
57Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — John M. McMullen House — c. 1834
[Title is text] — Map (db m146919) HM
58Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Johnstown District Court House and Gaol
In 1808 the provincial government authorized the erection of a court house and gaol in Elizabethtown (Brockville) to serve the District of Johnstown created ten years earlier. By 1811 a brick structure had been built here on land donated by William . . . — Map (db m83480) HM
59Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Leeds-Grenville County Court House
Symbols of law and authority to a new and changing society, the district court houses of Upper Canada were architecturally prominent buildings in the colony. Of these, one of the most grandiose is the former Johnstown District court house which was . . . — Map (db m87027) HM
60Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Lieut.-Col. Thain Wendell MacDowell, V.C., D.S.O. — 1890-1960
Born in Lachute, Quιbec, MacDowell moved to Maitland in 1897. He attended local schools and graduated from the University of Toronto in 1915. During World War I, he enlisted, on January 9, 1915, in the 38th Battalion, C.E.F. On April 9, 1917, during . . . — Map (db m89999) HM
61Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Major General Sir Isaac Brock — Brockville Historic Area: Our Past —
Pictured hereon is the 1812 monument in St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England with the following inscription: Erected at the public expense To the memory of Major General Sir Isaac Brock, who gloriously fell on the . . . — Map (db m146942) HM
62Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Major James M. Walsh — North West Mounted Police — Brockville Historic Area: Notable Brockvillian —
Major James Morrow Walsh was a colourful figure who played an important role in opening the Canadian West. Born on May 22, 1840 in Prescott, Ontario, he became one of the first nine officers of the North West Mounted Police . . . — Map (db m141663) HM
63Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — May Day Parade — ca. 1900 — Brockville Historic Area: Our Past —
This appears to be a May Day Parade, as the young girls in white dresses who performed each year on the Court House Green pass by. — Map (db m146958) HM
64Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — McCrady Tannery / Brockville Yacht Club — ca. 1909 — Brockville Historic Area: The Brock Trail —
The mouth of Buell’s Creek was the location of an early sawmill built by Daniel Jones Sr. in the 1790s. This was followed by the gristmill, built by Robert Shepherd in the 1850s (still existing to the north). From the position, looking across the . . . — Map (db m146935) HM
65Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Morris House
A Brockville Landmark Designated Under The Ontario Heritage Act — Map (db m146867) HM
66Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Newton Cossitt House — 1881
Architect: James P. Johnston. Ogdensburg, N.Y. A Brockville Landmark Designated Under The Ontario Heritage Act — Map (db m147029) HM
67Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Ogle Robert Gowan, 1803-1876
A prominent provincial politician, Gowan was born in County Wexford, Ireland. He came to Upper Canada in 1829 and immediately immersed himself in political affairs. Drawing upon his experience in the Irish Orange Order, Gowan established the Grand . . . — Map (db m83479) HM
68Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Ornamental Arch — 1860 — Brockville Historic Area: Our Past —
One of 5 ornamental arches built for the visit of Queen Victoria’s son Albert Edward, Prince of Wales on September 2, 1860. — Map (db m147016) HM
69Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Paul Glasford House — c. 1826
Merchant — Map (db m141560) HM
70Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Publow Terrace — 1895
Architects: Liston & Liston, Brockville — Map (db m146868) HM
71Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Queen's Hotel and Victoria Hall — ca. 1890 — Brockville Historic Area: Our Past —
In the middle of this picture are the former Queen's Hotel (left) and Victoria Hall (right). The latter, built in 1862-64, is now Brockville's City Hall. — Map (db m146962) HM
72Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — RCAF F-86 Golden Hawks Aerobatic Flight Team — Brockville Historic Area: The Brock Trail
F-86 Fighter Jets: Designed by NORTH AMERICAN AVIATION Co. Built in Montreal by CANADAIR Canadian planes powered by the AVRO CANADA Orenda engine The ROYAL CANADIAN AIR FORCE created a new precision aerobatic team in 1959 to . . . — Map (db m141679) HM WM
73Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Rev. William Smart House — c. 1820
[Title is text] — Map (db m146864) HM
74Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Robert Shepherd Grist Mill — c. 1852
A Brockville Landmark Designated Under The Ontario Heritage Act — Map (db m146914) HM
75Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Robert Sheridan Store — 1885
Originally the store of Robert Sheridan Stove & Tinware Merchant — Map (db m141576) HM
76Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Ross-Dowsley House — built c. 1828
Early Owners: Mrs. Jane Ross, Widow. her son, John Ross, Merchant. George Dowsley, Shoemaker. — Map (db m146906) HM
77Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Ruth & David Robertson House — c. 1853
A Brockville Landmark Designated Under The Ontario Heritage Act — Map (db m146905) HM
78Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Saint Lawrence, the Martyr — Laurentius or Lorenzo, Archdeacon of Rome — Brockville Historic Area: The Brock Trail —
This river was named "Riviθre de Saint Laurens" by French explorers in honour of Saint Lawrence, the Martyr Laurentius or Lorenzo, Archdeacon of Rome Executed in Rome, August 10, 258, by order of Roman Emperor . . . — Map (db m141693) HM
79Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Sally Grant
"Sally Grant" is the familiar name of the Statue of Justice which was conceived in 1841 by John G. Howard, the architect of this Court House, and carved by William Holmes, a Brockville carpenter and builder. The eleven foot high figure, made of . . . — Map (db m87957) HM
80Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Samuel Reynolds House — c. 1833
[Title is text] — Map (db m146911) HM
81Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Senator George T. Fulford — 1852 - 1905
Born and raised in Brockville, George Taylor Fulford apprenticed at his brother's drugstore and took charge of it himself at age 22. Five years later, he was elected to the first of 12 terms as alderman. Fulford entered the patent-medicine trade in . . . — Map (db m87015) HM
82Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Senator John and Esmeralda Webster House — 1883
Cheese Dealer, Champion Horseman & Breeder, Town Councillor, M.P. 1911-17, Senator 1918-28 Architect: O.E. Liston — Map (db m147035) HM
83Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Shop of George Houston — c. 1867
Originally the shop of George Houston Liquor Merchant — Map (db m146913) HM
84Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Shop of Thomas Cunningham — c. 1846
Originally the shop of Thomas Cunningham Grocer — Map (db m146917) HM
85Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Sir William Buell Richards — 1815 - 1889
Born at Brockville and called to the bar of Upper Canada in 1837, Richards represented Leeds in the Legislative Assembly (1848–53) and served as Attorney General for Canada West in the Hincks-Morin administration (1851–3). Appointed . . . — Map (db m87029) HM
86Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Smart's Foundry
One of Brockville's most significant industrial complexes stood on the southern part of this park from about 1862 until 1961. Founded by James Smart in the 1850s, it was later incorporated as the James Smart Manufacturing Co. Ltd and was . . . — Map (db m146970) HM
87Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Smart's Foundry — Brockville Historic Area: The Brock Trail —
This was the site of the large Smart's Foundry complex from ca.1862 to 1961 [Bird's eye view] ca. 1909 — Map (db m146971) HM
88Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — SS Kingston — Brockville Historic Area: The Brock Trail
The steamer KINGSTON was a regular visitor to Brockville and other river communities from 1901 to 1949 The SS KINGSTON was built in 1901 for the RICHELIEU & ONTARIO NAVIGATION CO. LTD of Montreal. It was the second in a series of three new . . . — Map (db m141815) HM
89Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — St. Peter's Church of England — original part opened 1831
Built to the design of Arthur McClean, an Irish architect who had settled in Brockville. — Map (db m147050) HM
90Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Steacy and Bowie Homes — ca. 1910 — Brockville Historic Area: Our Past —
On the right are the former homes of the Steacy and Bowie families. — Map (db m141557) HM
91Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Sylvester Skinner House — c. 1830
Manufacturer — Map (db m146865) HM
92Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — T. Gilmore & Co. Building — c. 1870
Originally the store of T. Gilmore & Co. Wholesale Grocers — Map (db m146996) HM
93Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — Tall Ships 1812 Tour
On the occasion of the first port of call The City of Brockville expresses tribute and commemoration to the legendary H.M.S. Bounty built in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada Lost to the sea in November 2012 during Hurricane . . . — Map (db m146969) HM
94Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — The Bluenose Visit, 1933 / La visite du Bluenose, 1933 — Brockville Historic Area: The Brock Trail
On Sunday May 21, 1933 the schooner Bluenose, "champion of the North Atlantic fishing fleet" visited Brockville on her way to the Chicago World's Fair. Towed into port by the Canadian Coast Guard vessel Grenville, the ship was visited by . . . — Map (db m141772) HM
95Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — The Brockville "Van" or Caboose — Built 1954 - Donated, restored and placed here, 1987
This steel caboose was built in 1954 for the Canadian Pacific Railway (C.P.R.) at their Angus Shops in Montrιal. It served the Eastern Division of the railway for many years. Cabooses, or "vans" to trainmen, were usually used at the end of freight . . . — Map (db m87959) HM
96Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — The Brockville Public Library — Brockville Historic Area: Our Past —
The predecessor of the Brockville Public Library was the Brockville Mechanics' Institute, established in 1842 to provide reading materials and educational opportunities for the town's workingmen. The library was first housed in rented quarters, . . . — Map (db m146939) HM
97Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — The Brockville Tunnel 1860
Construction of Canada's first railway tunnel, which runs from this point for 1,730 feet in a northerly direction, began in September, 1854. Designed to give the Brockville and Ottawa Railway access to the riverfront, it was opened on December 31, . . . — Map (db m87075) HM
98Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — The Great War Memorial — 1914 - 1918
They followed the flag They will not return "Row of Remembrance" In loving and proud memory of A. J. Brister • E. C. H. Moore • J. A. Page J. A. F. Chapman • H. H. Edwards • E. G. Starr L. Devine • A. Herron • J. G. Wallace . . . — Map (db m141672) WM
99Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — The Strathcona Hotel / The Brock Theatre — Brockville Historic Area: Our Past —
These two significant Main Street buildings stood, in the past, on the opposite corner site. The Strathcona Hotel Built for Thomas Tompkins 1900-01 Destroyed by fire Dec. 27, 1911 [Photo] ca. 1908 The Brock Theatre Built in . . . — Map (db m146946) HM
100Ontario (Leeds and Grenville United Counties), Brockville — The Wreck of the ROBERT GASKIN — GPS location co-ordinates: latitude N44 35.358 longitude W75 40.625 — Brockville Historic Area: The Brock Trail —
Underwater explorers regularly gather about 500 yards offshore from the east-end park known as CENTEEN PARK and about a half-mile down stream from here. Below the water, about 65 feet down, lie the remains of the former two-masted wooden schooner, . . . — Map (db m141820) HM

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Oct. 27, 2020