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  • Aeronca Chief Aircraft
    Aeronca Chief Aircraft
    image       This Aeronca Chief was won by Gertrude Evans in a raffle sponsored by Peterborough Airport. It was flown by her son, Bill Evans, a graduate of the Brampton Flying Club and a licensed pilot. He used the plane to commute between Streetsville and his work at the CPR Roundhouse in ...
    image     This Aeronca Chief was won by Gertrude Evans in a raffle sponsored by Peterborough Airport. It was flown by her son, Bill Evans, a graduate of the Brampton Flying Club ...
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  • Aeronca Chief Aircraft, Bill and Gertrude Evans
    Aeronca Chief Aircraft, Bill and Gertrude Evans
    image       Bill Evans and his mother Gertrude stand in front of their Aeronca Chief. Gertrude Evans won the aircraft in a raffle sponsored by the Peterborough Airport. Bill Evans was a graduate of the Brampton Flying Club and a licensed pilot. He used the plane to commute between Streetsville and his ...
    image     Bill Evans and his mother Gertrude stand in front of their Aeronca Chief. Gertrude Evans won the aircraft in a raffle sponsored by the Peterborough Airport. Bill Evans was a ...
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  • Dowling Farm Silo
    Dowling Farm Silo
    image       New construction surrounds the silo on what used to be the farm of Cecil Dowling. The Dowling barn was destroyed by fire many years earlier. The property is on Britannia Road, at the corner and to the east of Creditview Road.
    image     New construction surrounds the silo on what used to be the farm of Cecil Dowling. The Dowling barn was destroyed by fire many years earlier. The property is on Britannia ...
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  • Evans Steam Engine
    Evans Steam Engine
    image       A steam-engine owned and operated by E.D. (Ephraim) Evans of Streetsville. It was used in the area for thrashing, running saws and other projects requiring steam power, including the relocation of the Credit Valley Railway Station from north of Britannia Road to 78 William Street. When not in use, the ...
    image     A steam-engine owned and operated by E.D. (Ephraim) Evans of Streetsville. It was used in the area for thrashing, running saws and other projects requiring steam power, including the relocation ...
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  • Evans Steam Engine
    Evans Steam Engine
    image       A steam engine owned and operated by E.D. (Ephraim) Evans of Streetsville. It was used in the area for thrashing, running saws and other projects requiring steam power, including the relocation of the Credit Valley Railway Station from north of Britannia Road to 78 William Street. When not in use, ...
    image     A steam engine owned and operated by E.D. (Ephraim) Evans of Streetsville. It was used in the area for thrashing, running saws and other projects requiring steam power, including the ...
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  • Evans Steam Engine
    Evans Steam Engine
    image       A steam engine owned and operated by E.D. (Ephraim) Evans of Streetsville. It was used in the area for thrashing, running saws and other projects requiring steam power, including the relocation of the Credit Valley Railway Station from north of Britannia Road to 78 William Street. When not in use, ...
    image     A steam engine owned and operated by E.D. (Ephraim) Evans of Streetsville. It was used in the area for thrashing, running saws and other projects requiring steam power, including the ...
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  • Evans Steam Engine
    Evans Steam Engine
    image       A steam engine owned and operated by E.D. (Ephraim) Evans of Streetsville. It was used in the area for thrashing, running saws and other projects requiring steam power, including the relocation of the Credit Valley Railway Station from north of Britannia Road to 78 William Street. When not in use, ...
    image     A steam engine owned and operated by E.D. (Ephraim) Evans of Streetsville. It was used in the area for thrashing, running saws and other projects requiring steam power, including the ...
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  • Credit Valley Railway Station, Streetsville
    Credit Valley Railway Station, Streetsville
    image       78 William Street. Conc 5 WHS, pt. Lot 5 E�. The Credit Valley Railway Station was built in 1879 at the Credit Valley Junction north of Britannia Road. It was first used by the Credit Valley Railway and then by the CPR. In 1914 a new station was built, and ...
    image     78 William Street. Conc 5 WHS, pt. Lot 5 E�. The Credit Valley Railway Station was built in 1879 at the Credit Valley Junction north of Britannia Road. It was ...
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  • Streetsville P.U.C. Dam and Power House and Charles Evans, Operator
    Streetsville P.U.C. Dam and Power House and Charles Evans, Operator
    image       Pt. Lot 104, Plan STR 2. The power house was originally located at Ontario and Church Streets by the Credit River. Charles Evans, electrician and operator, stands at the door of the power house in 1923. This was the site of John Hyde�s Ontario Mills, built in 1850, with sawmill ...
    image     Pt. Lot 104, Plan STR 2. The power house was originally located at Ontario and Church Streets by the Credit River. Charles Evans, electrician and operator, stands at the door ...
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  • Streetsville P.U.C. Dam and Power House
    Streetsville P.U.C. Dam and Power House
    image       Pt. Lot 104, Plan STR 2. The power house was originally located at Ontario and Church Streets by the Credit River. This was the site of John Hyde�s Ontario Mills, built in 1850, with sawmill and barracks for the workers on the east bank. The Hyde family came from Vermont. ...
    image     Pt. Lot 104, Plan STR 2. The power house was originally located at Ontario and Church Streets by the Credit River. This was the site of John Hyde�s Ontario Mills, ...
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  • Streetsville P.U.C. Dam and Power House
    Streetsville P.U.C. Dam and Power House
    image       Pt. Lot 104, Plan STR 2. The power house was originally located at Ontario and Church Streets by the Credit River. This was the site of John Hyde�s Ontario Mills, built in 1850, with sawmill and barracks for the workers on the east bank. The Hyde family came from Vermont. ...
    image     Pt. Lot 104, Plan STR 2. The power house was originally located at Ontario and Church Streets by the Credit River. This was the site of John Hyde�s Ontario Mills, ...
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  • Streetsville P.U.C. Dam and Power House
    Streetsville P.U.C. Dam and Power House
    image       Pt. Lot 104, Plan STR 2. The power house was originally located at Ontario and Church Streets by the Credit River. This was the site of John Hyde�s Ontario Mills, built in 1850, with sawmill and barracks for the workers on the east bank. The Hyde family came from Vermont. ...
    image     Pt. Lot 104, Plan STR 2. The power house was originally located at Ontario and Church Streets by the Credit River. This was the site of John Hyde�s Ontario Mills, ...
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  • Streetsville P.U.C. Dam and Power House
    Streetsville P.U.C. Dam and Power House
    image       Pt. Lot 104, Plan STR 2. The power house was originally located at Ontario and Church Streets by the Credit River. Shown here is the dam that created water pressure to operate the plant. The property was the site of John Hyde�s Ontario Mills, built in 1850, with sawmill and ...
    image     Pt. Lot 104, Plan STR 2. The power house was originally located at Ontario and Church Streets by the Credit River. Shown here is the dam that created water pressure ...
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  • Streetsville P.U.C. Dam and Power House
    Streetsville P.U.C. Dam and Power House
    image       Pt. Lot 104, Plan STR 2. The power house was originally located at Ontario and Church Streets by the Credit River. Shown here is the dam that created water pressure to operate the plant. The property was the site of John Hyde�s Ontario Mills, built in 1850, with sawmill and ...
    image     Pt. Lot 104, Plan STR 2. The power house was originally located at Ontario and Church Streets by the Credit River. Shown here is the dam that created water pressure ...
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  • Streetsville P.U.C. Dam and Power House
    Streetsville P.U.C. Dam and Power House
    image       Pt. Lot 104, Plan STR 2. The power house was originally located at Ontario and Church Streets by the Credit River. Shown here is water racing downriver from the dam that provided water pressure to power the plant. The property was the site of John Hyde�s Ontario Mills, built in ...
    image     Pt. Lot 104, Plan STR 2. The power house was originally located at Ontario and Church Streets by the Credit River. Shown here is water racing downriver from the dam ...
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  • Streetsville P.U.C. Dam and Power House
    Streetsville P.U.C. Dam and Power House
    image       Pt. Lot 104, Plan STR 2. The power house was originally located at Ontario and Church Streets by the Credit River. This photo shows construction at the building. The property was the site of John Hyde�s Ontario Mills, built in 1850, with sawmill and barracks for the workers on the ...
    image     Pt. Lot 104, Plan STR 2. The power house was originally located at Ontario and Church Streets by the Credit River. This photo shows construction at the building. The property ...
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  • Winter Activity on the Credit River
    Winter Activity on the Credit River
    image       The Evans family is pictured on the ice of the Credit River. Parents Charles (Charlie) and Gertrude Merle stand at each end. From left to right, the boys are Garth, Carl, Jack, Bill and Harry. Though not visible, the Streetsville P.U.C. dam is to the right of the family. Harry ...
    image     The Evans family is pictured on the ice of the Credit River. Parents Charles (Charlie) and Gertrude Merle stand at each end. From left to right, the boys are Garth, ...
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  • Winter Activity on the Credit River
    Winter Activity on the Credit River
    image       The Evans children are pictured on the ice of the Credit River. From left to right, the boys are Garth, Carl, Jack, Bill and Harry. Though not visible, the Streetsville P.U.C. dam is to the right of the boys. Harry later survived a fall through the ice.
    image     The Evans children are pictured on the ice of the Credit River. From left to right, the boys are Garth, Carl, Jack, Bill and Harry. Though not visible, the Streetsville ...
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  • Swimming at the Credit River
    Swimming at the Credit River
    image       Harry and Bill Evans swim off an abutment on the Streetsville P.U.C. dam. Peeking out from behind the other boys is their brother, Jack.
    image     Harry and Bill Evans swim off an abutment on the Streetsville P.U.C. dam. Peeking out from behind the other boys is their brother, Jack.
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  • Fishing on the Credit River
    Fishing on the Credit River
    image       Three children fish on the Credit River near the Streetsville P.U.C. dam. A piece of wood is used as a fishing pole.
    image     Three children fish on the Credit River near the Streetsville P.U.C. dam. A piece of wood is used as a fishing pole.
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