Author Archives: William J. Gibson

About William J. Gibson

62 year old - writer/photographer Canadian, survived open heart surgery, received kidney transplant, sometimes dour, sometimes amusing, over six feet in height, severely follicle challemged


  new sun shades for the old Company Store in Victoria Harbour, very nice

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Some new thoughts about St. Ignace II location Recent discussion between Steve Catlin, Martyrs Shrine Archivist, and John Raynor, President of the Huronia Chapter of the Ontario Archaeological Society  

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Old Time Resident Watching For Spring

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Spring muskrats wanted

Ad from The New Era, Victoria Harbour newspaper published 1915-19.

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This site received 17,340 views in 2014 Tay Township Heritage

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Remembrance Day in Tay Township

  Port McNicoll Remembrance Day Parade Date: Nov 08, 2014 – Nov 08, 2014 Location: 369 Second St, Port Mcnicoll, ON L0K1R0 Saturday, November 8th – Fall in at Legion at 10:00; march off at 10:30 a.m. to march to … Continue reading

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a wild local resident

a blue heron stalking dinner on the shore of Georgian Bay just a little east of Victoria Harbour Tay Township is home to a large variety of bird species: ducks, Canada geese, bald eagles, trumpeter swans, cormorants, turkey vultures, pileated … Continue reading

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30th annual Portarama celebration this year May 15th-18th In Port McNicoll.  Fun for the whole family.   see

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April snow melt waters racing

Sturgeon River, just south of Hwy 12 and west of Waubaushene in Tay Township in central Ontario. Camera Fujifilm S8200, Videographer standing safely, cautiously on a bridge. Please everyone stay away from banks and creek edges this Spring, they are … Continue reading

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13th Annual Winter Carnival Feb. 7-9

Tay Township’s Frosty Frolics Winter Carnival February 7-9, 2014 Activities for the Whole Family all Weekend Long! Visit for a complete activity listing

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