Monthly Archives: September 2012

Photos Coldwater Fall Fair and video clip of old steam farm machine


In Coldwater, Ontario at the Coldwater Fall Fair today (the nearest fall fair to Tay Township), which ran from Friday September 28 to today, September 30. The Fair ran  with some interesting heritage content including farm artifacts and equipment from … Continue reading

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Feast of Canadian Jesuit Martyrs – Martyrs’ Shrine, Tay Township


The North American Martyrs, also known as the Canadian Martyrs or the Martyrs of New France, were eight Jesuit missionaries from Sainte-Marie among the Hurons who were brutally tortured and martyred in the mid-17th century in Canada, in what are … Continue reading

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Auchmar in Hamilton in the news


see this Hamilton Spectator article at http://www.thespec.com/news/local/article/799228–auchmar-s-beautiful-future-hangs-in-the-balance and   http://www.thespec.com/news/local/article/799166–auchmar-where-were-they for more information about Auchmar and Isaac Buchanan see http://www.auchmar.info/about_auchmar.html

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