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Map of Bronte 
Image    an early map of Bronte showing street names.
Bronte Historical Society
Queen Elizabeth Motel, Oakville, Ontario, Canada. 
Image  1950s?  Queen Elizabeth Motel is located on the Queen Elizabeth Way at the Oakville Interchange. 70 beautifully-finished rooms. Tile baths, showers, wall-to-wall broadloom, T.V., Air-Conditioning, phones, Banquet and convention facilities for 220. Phone Victor, 5-1655, write Box 66, Oakville, Ontario,...
Knox Presbyterian Church, Oakville
Queen Elizabeth Highway and Bridge, Oakville, Ontario, Canada. 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  1940s? 
Knox Presbyterian Church, Oakville
Horse Pulling A Car Out Of A Muddy Road, Milton Area. 
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Young Boy On Bicycle, circa 1930's 
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
On The Way To Palermo United Church. (?) 
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Upper Middle Road & Third Line 
Image    June 1, 1983 - Ellis Davenport & his 1988 Pontiac Firebird, Southeast Corner.
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Back Lane at Sheridan 
Image    Back lane on the Wilson farm in Sheridan, Trafalgar Township. The farm was south of what is now the Queen Elizabeth Way.
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Hardy House in Sheridan, 1917 
Image    The home of husband and wife Emily (Gilby) Hardy and George Henry Hardy on the south east corner of the Town Line (now Winston Churchill Blvd.) and what is now the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW). This picture was taken on Victoria Day (May 24th) 1917, which is why they are flying a Union Jack. This...
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Road Grader Being Pulled By A Steam Tractor, 1913. 
Image    Road Grader Being Pulled By A Steam Tractor, 1913.
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Sheridan General Store, Circa 1950. 
Image    The Sheridan "Four Corners" intersection was Upper Middle Road and the Town Line between Trafalgar and Halton Townships, which is now Winston Churchill Blvd. (The Queen Elizabeth Way Highway altered Upper Middle Road when it was curved south going west from Mississauga into Oakville.) Early...
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Will Lawrence With Road Sprayer 
Image    Road spraying machines were used to spray the gravel roads with water in order to keep the dust to a minimum. This photo is from sometime between 1910 and 1919.
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Newspaper Photo Of Horses Hauling Stone 
Image    This photo appeared in the Milton Champion, with the caption; "Hauling Rocks- to the jail, or stone for the local roads? Who can tell us what the horse-drawn teams and the large stones in this photo represent? Does anyone recognize any of the men? Photo courtesy Art Higgins" An...
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Dent and Bradley Homes 
Image    The Dent and Bradley homes, looking West from the corner of Dundas and Trafalgar, spring 1952.
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Bob Fairman's Garage, 1952 
Image    This garage was located on the South West corner of Trafalgar Road (Seventh Line) and Dundas Street. The photograph was taken in the spring, 1952. The hamlet at this intersection was first called Post's Corners, then Postville.
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Snow on Burnhamthorpe Rd. 
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Wettlaufer Farm From Above 
Image    Aerial view of Wettlaufer farmland on Burnhamthorpe Rd., looking North.
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Rosebank, Oakville 
Image  ca 1950s 
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Painting: Pulling Stone for Highway 25 
ImageComments:    William Henry Devlin pulling aggregate (stone) to build Hwy 25, now Bronte Road. At the time, he had the only matched set (note the full patch on each horse head) team in Halton County. John Weykamp was a painter, clay sculpter, wood carver and he drew all his life. In Holland, he painted...
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
George Wettlaufer, Back Concession, Burnhamthorpe Road and Highway 25. 
Image    George Wettlaufer had been born in Perth County and kept a general store at Hawksville in Waterloo County before moving to farm in Trafalgar Township on the 2nd Concession and Highway 25. (In modern times, this is Burnhamthorpe Road and Bronte Road in Oakville, Halton County, Ontario.) 5 years...
Trafalgar Township Historical Society

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