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Long Branch Historical Society meets at 6:30 pm, Feb. 19, 2013 at Long Branch Library

The next meeting of the Long Branch Historical Society will take place at the Long Branch Library, 3500 Lake Shore Blvd. West, on Tues., Feb. 19, 2013 at 6:30 pm. At this event some of the artifacts from the Long Branch … Continue reading

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Long Branch Historical Society: June 2012 update

Because of some organizational issues involving the society that I encountered at that time, I resigned as president of the Long Branch Historical Society on June 19, 2012. Archives A selection of archival materials, otherwise destined for appraisal by an archivist from … Continue reading

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Long Branch Historical Society

I’ve resigned as president of the Long Branch Historical Society as of June 19, 2012. I enjoy volunteer work involving extensive planning and collaboration among large numbers of people. Such work requires a clear structure for decision-making and a culture of … Continue reading

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What are the next steps for the archives of the Long Branch Historical Society?

The Long Branch Historical Society is currently deciding what to do with its archives. Over the past year, I’ve been gathering information about the options available to us. This is a small part part of a story being played out … Continue reading

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The March 20, 2012 meeting of the Long Branch Historical Society will be held at James. S. Bell Junior Middle School

We’ve scheduled a speaker — Honorary Colonel Gerald Haddon will speak about the history of Canadian aviation — at the March 20, 2012 meeting of the Long Branch Historical Society. The meeting starts at 6:30 pm. We have a contract … Continue reading

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We owe thanks to Robert Lansdale for colour correction of this image from 1958 Long Branch Hotel fire

A previous post is entitled: John Stewart of Wiarton has shared some photos of the fire that destroyed the Long Branch Hotel in 1958 At that post, I have replaced a previous, blue-tinged scan from a slide with a colour-corrected … Continue reading

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John Stewart of Wiarton has shared some photos of the fire that destroyed the Long Branch Hotel in 1958

An earlier post is entitled: John Stewart of Wiarton has added a comment to a previous post about the 1958 fire at the Long Branch Hotel John Stewart lived for many years on Arcadian Circle in Long Branch. I met … Continue reading

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John Stewart of Wiarton has added a comment to a previous post about the 1958 fire at the Long Branch Hotel

John Stewart of Wiarton has added a comment to a previous post about the fire at the Long Branch hotel; he writes: “Our family grew up on 31 Arcadian Circle from 1939 to 1998. I remember the Long Branch hotel … Continue reading

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Sump pump working really hard, at new 22 James St. severed-lot building in Long Branch

I am pleased to share with you (for purposes of discussion) the following message from Brian Liberty of Long Branch: Dearest staff of Municipal Licensing and Standards, It seems the problem child at 22 James and its ugly brother to … Continue reading

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Conserving Long Branch – January 2017 Update from David Godley

Update: We’ve had a question regarding what the De Gasperis decision, which David has referred to from time to time, means. David writes: “De Gasperis is the Divisional Court decision which says minor means small in size and small in impact. You … Continue reading

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