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The Victoria Harbour Range Light


  In the early 1900’s marine traffic in the Victoria Harbour area had increased to the point where the Federal Department of Marine recognized that there was a need for range lights to guide lumber schooners and steamers to and … Continue reading

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Ontario Heritage Conference Brings Big Economic Boost to Huronia


The Ontario Heritage Conference 2013 took place in Midland, Penetanguishene and the Township of Tay on Friday June 7 and Saturday June 8, with pre conference activities on Thursday June 6 and Annual General Meetings of three heritage organizations on Sunday  June … Continue reading

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Range Light Article from Barbara Andrews


Thanks to everyone who came out to the range light opening on Wednesday night. We had a great turnout, with about 50 people in attendance, as well as Mayor Scott Warnock and members of council, Bruce Stanton, MP, and Garfield … Continue reading

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Ribbon cutting at the Range light in Victoria Harbour


photos from the ribbon cutting at the range light on August 15, 2012 Bandana Construction did the renovation work on the light.

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Grand Reopening of the Victoria Harbour Range Light


After an extensive rebuilding project last year, Tay Township is pleased to announce that the Victoria Harbour Range Light is reopen for public viewing. To celebrate the achievement, Tay Township and the Tay Heritage Committee are holding a grand reopening ceremony … Continue reading

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Range Light


Victoria Harbour Range Light from Wikipedia, range lighthouse – Range lights Aligning two fixed points on land provides a navigator with a line of position called a range in the U.S. and a transit in Britain. Ranges can be used … Continue reading

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