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Subject:  Grimsby Beach -- History  Decade:  1910  Sort by:  Relevance
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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...
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, The Pride of Canada and the Beamsville Social Club 
TextsNewspapers  July 1, 1910,   ... fishing just now. Park House meals, thirty-five cents, Sunday chicken dinner fifty cents. Come any time; but come especially for the big opening by the Beamsville Social Club on DOMINION DAY JULY 1, 1910 The Greatest Athletic Event in Ontario this Year See posters later on for full...
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 ...
The Midway -- Grimsby Beach, Can. 
ImagesTexts  1925,   ...This is a black and white postcard made from a photograph. There is a white trim around the image. The photograph is of the midway at Grimsby Beach which developed in 1910....
Scene on Beach, Grimsby Beach, Ont 
ImagesTexts  c. 1910,   This sepia toned, white-bordered postcard shows two people, probably both children, standing on small piers at Grimsby Beach. Next to them in the water are several boats. A boathouse is visible in the background. Scene on Beach, Grimsby Beach, Ont.
Pier, At Grimsby Park, Ontario 
ImagesTexts  c. 1905,   This postcard is tinted and has a white border running along the bottom. It is postally unused. It shows a group of children sitting on the pier and foundation of the pier. There is an older man in slacks, a dress shirt and a tie sitting on the pier along with the children. This was probably a...
Wardell Family Picnic 
TextsImagesHas Mystery?  July 1st, 1912,   This is a poster announcing the Wardell Family Reunion on July 1st, 1912. It would be a picnic with speakers and was going to be held at Grimsby Beach. Grimsby Beach was famous for the picnic accommodations they provided.
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 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:...
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...
Prof. W.E. Church's balloon 
TextsNewspapers  May 10, 1911,   Prof. W. E. Church's balloon being filled with gas preparatory to his ascension. The Prof. will make a real old time ascension and parachute drop at Grimsby Beach on May 24th....
The Drive to Grimsby Beach, Canada 
ImagesTexts  Aug. 10, 1914,   This is a sepia-toned postcard with a divided back that is postally used. It has a Grimsby East, Ont. postmark dated Aug 10 1914. It shows a tree-lined dirt road with a railroad track on the other side of the trees. A man is standing in the middle of the road. On the other side of the road there...
Balloon Soars Heavenward 
TextsNewspapers  c. September, 1915,   This is a newspaper advertisement for Professor Johnson's balloon ascension and parachute drop which happened at Grimsby Beach on Labor Day circa 1915. It also features an advertisement for the musical comedy "My Wife's Family" by Mr. and Mrs. W.L. Stewart.
Resort Fire Swept 
TextsNewspapers  Aug. 10, 1914,   This is a newspaper article from the Owen Sound area with a short article on the devastating fire which occurred August 10, 1914 in Grimsby Beach.
Coming Ashore at Grimsby Beach, the Pride of Canada 
ImagesTexts    This postcard is a photograph taken from Victoria Terrace. It shows a group of people waiting for the steamship passengers to disembark. The pier, steamship, and a boat are in the photograph.
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...
Grimsby Beach, The Pride of Canada 
TextsImages  Summer 1911  ...Gone were the days of the Ontario Methodist Campground; bankruptcy had claimed the Grimsby Park Company. H.H. Wylie, an investor from Cleveland, had purchased the Grimsby Park area in 1910. Wylie turned it into an amusement park with a rollercoaster, balloon ascensions, games, prizes, and sideshows...
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.
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