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Subject:  Grimsby Park -- History  Sort by:  Newest date (to oldest)
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Michelle Teitsma, At the Races, - 1910, 2013, Oil on canvas 
ImagesObjects  2013,   This is a painting that is oil on canvas. It shows well-dressed women, men and children walking on the pier. In the water near them are small sail boats and row boats. There are boat houses on the shore line and Victoria Terrace is visible.
Bell Park at Grimsby Beach, Ontario 
ImagesTexts  c. 1940,   This white-bordered colour postcard shows Bell Park circa 1940s. The bell stands in the center of the park on a concrete base. Bell Park, Grimsby Beach, Ontario, Canada On bell: THIS BELL IS FOR CHURCH AND FIRE ONLY.
Grimsby Beach Railroad Station 
Images  c 1930  This black and white photograph features the Grimsby Beach railroad station. The long extension for farmers' produce shoots off down the left side of the photograph, extending beyond the frame of the photograph. There is an empty cart in the background, probably used for hauling produce to the...
The Midway -- Grimsby Beach, Can. 
ImagesTexts  Aug. 18, 1925,   This is a white-bordered postcard which has a divided back and is postally used. The postmark is Toronto, Ont. Postal Term'l A. and is dated Aug 18 1925, 3:30 pm. The front of the postcard shows a photograph of Grimsby Beach in the 1920s. It is the Midway of the Grimsby Beach amusement park era....
Lover's Lane, Grimsby, Ont. 
ImagesTexts  1925,   This postcard shows the path that went through the forest of Grimsby Park known as Lover's Lane. Reverse: 11/16/25 Dear L. The weather is much nicer today. We spent last evening with Mrs. Mullin (Mullen?). Feeling fine hope you are too. Love, Doll Sent to: Mr Frank Syms Box 62 Central...
Poplars and Old Toll Gate, Grimsby Beach, Ont 
ImagesTexts  Aug. 6, 1924,   This sepia-toned bordered postcard shows the ticket gates at the south end of Grand Avenue. Poplar trees line the road. There are six posts set in the middle of Grand Avenue to prevent carriages or cars from using the road. The postmark is from Grimsby East. Front: Poplars and Old Toll Gate,...
Edward Bowslaugh's Obituary 
NewspapersGenealogical Resources  Nov 1923,  
Lakeview Casino Dancing, 1923 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1923,   This shows the Lakeview Casino dance hall. There is a sign resting against the building which reads Lakeview Casino Dancing and a man is standing in the doorway. There is a car parked beside the building. It became a major attraction in the Grimsby Beach area in the 1920's. 1923
City Hall Picnic at Grimsby Beach 1923 
ImagesHas Mystery?  Summer 1923,   This photograph shows the Grimsby Town Hall picnic in the summer of 1923. There are approximately 75 people shown in this photograph. June 20 1923, x Jim Hannaford x Mary Hannaford There are two X's on the photograph with the corresponding names of the individual.
Steamboat at the Grimsby Beach Pier, c. 1920's 
Images  c. 1925,   This black and white photograph shows the Macassa steamboat coming into port at the Grimsby Beach pier. There is a crowd of sunbathers, swimmers, and beach-goers. The pier is crowded with people heading towards the boat. The Macassa stopped running in the late 1920's. Murdoch Photo, Grimsby Beach,...
Aerial View of Grimsby, circa 1920 
Images  c. 1920,   This is an aerial photograph of Grimsby Beach. It is taken from the north, looking south. The pier, boat houses, and temple are dominant structures in the photograph. Another dominant feature is the amount of tree coverage compared to the surrounding land which was probably used for agriculture....
Grimsby Beach Railroad Station 
Images  c. 1920,   This black and white photograph is of Grimsby Beach Railway Station. The camera is facing west and Grimsby Park is behind the station. There are two sets of tracks in front of the station. In the background of the photograph, the loading platform for produce and other goods stretches out for many...
Waiting for the Passengers, Grimsby Beach, the Pride of Canada 
ImagesTexts  May 24, 1918,   This postcard was used for correspondence with a Grimsby East postmark dated May 24, 1918. The front is a coloured illustration of people looking out from Victoria Terrace to the lake and pier. A steamship, the ticket booth at the pier and the roofs of a couple boat houses are visible. Front:...
Lake House Foundations after Fire 
Images  1918  This black and white photograph shows the aftermath of the Lake View House hotel fire. The stone foundation is evident. People are gathered to look at the ruins. In the foreground, a young girl with a package under her arm stares into the camera.
Death of Mrs. J.H. Ford 
TextsNewspapers  September 1917,   DEATH OF MRS J.H. FORD On Saturday, September 15th, a very esteemable lady, in the person of Mrs. J. H. Ford passed away at her home at GRIMSBY East, after being in poor health for several years, at the age of sixty-seven. The deceased lady was well known in this locality as she had resided ...
A Bit of a Row at Grimsby Beach 
Texts  "A Bit of a Row at Grimsby Beach," Grimsby Independent, 1917  A BIT Of A ROW AT GRIMSBY BEACH ... . The usual quiet of Sunday evening was disturbed at GRIMSBY Beach on Sunday, July 8, when the Beach con- stable and several of the dock hands from the steamer Macassa got into a squabble. That was the first stage of the trouble. The second stage of ...
Grimsby Beach Steamship Service 
TextsNewspapers  Aug. 1916,   GRIMSBY BEACH STEAMBOAT SERVICE The manager of the Canada Steamship Companies at Toronto and the the agent, Mr. Mark Allan at GRIMSBY Beach are very much disappointed over the limited amount of freight that has been shipped by the steamer Macassa the present season although a very excellent...
Lakefront Cottages, Grimsby Beach, Ont. 
ImagesTexts  c. 1925,   This is a postally unused, divided back, black and white postcard. A row of cottages is visible on the left side of this postcard. The rest of the image shows trees and grass. It is probably showing Victoria Terrace. The top porch of the cottage in the foreground is distinct and is shown in other...
Waiting for the Races, Grimsby Beach, the Pride of Canada 
ImagesTexts  1915  This coloured postcard shows an illustration of Grimsby Beach. The beach and the pier are crowded with people. According to the title written on the postcard, they seem to be waiting for the canoe or swimming races to begin. Both canoes and swimmers are present in the water near the pier. Bunting...
You Don't Know What You're Missing 
ImagesTexts  Nov 9, 1914,   This is an illustrated postcard which is postally used. It has a Smithville, Ont. postmark dated No 9, 1914. It shows an illustration of a young newspaper seller shouting out "Extra!!". His right hand is holding up a copy of the newspaper with the headline visible. Front: Daily Morning Bomb Extra...
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