This is the Huntsville Fire Brigade. They won the Northern Volunteer Firemen’s Association banner more times than any other brigade between 1905 and 1914. Do you know what year the brigade was formed?
The beautiful fall colours attract hundreds of people to Muskoka and Algonquin Park to take in the splendour, sometimes causing long lines of traffic. But congestion is nothing new on summer and fall weekends—this photo was taken on the Civic Holiday weekend decades ago. Can you guess the year and the location?
This week’s photo was shared with us by Doppler reader Tim Wilgress. Fred Francis, pictured front row, centre, in the above photo with members of his family in front of Francis House, was Huntsville’s first constable. According to Huntsville: With Spirit and Resolve by Susan Pryke, Francis received between $10-15 per year for that role.
Culture Days, an annual national celebration of arts and culture, filled downtown Huntsville with a…
This week, Huntsville is standing in for a US town for the filming of a movie, but it’s not the first time that has happened. Scenes were filmed at Lions Lookout for another movie way back in the ’80s. Do you know which one or the actors shown in this screen shot from the film?