QUOTES

"Loyalty is a virtue, indeed a primary virtue, "the heart of all the virtues, the central duty amongst all the duties. It is the basic moral principle from which all other principles can be derived." Josiah Royce

"It is not what you take out of community that defines you, it is what you give back to the community." Paul Langan

"If you plan cities for cars and traffic, you get cars and traffic. If you plan for people and places, you get people and places." Project for Public Spaces



High Speed Rail Canada - Train à grande vitesse au Canada

MY BOOKS

Remembering Glenchristie - Although the village of Glen Christie is no longer in existence, it lives on in the minds of those who lived and worked there. Glen Christie was located north of Hespeler where the Highway 24 bends south of Kosseth Rd.
CLICK HERE to download this long out of print booklet of a forgotten community.




Tragedy in Galt - The May 2nd 1956 CP Rail Crash - 60th Anniversary Special edition with Bill Hopkins/Ronald Westworth interviews and inquest recommendations.
For those that remember this was a tragedy in so many ways. This booklet is long out of print. Lots of rare photos

 CLICK HERE to download it from googledrive for free!

Here is link to great YOUTUBE video of the crash.

Hespeler`s Hidden Secret - The Coombe 1907-1947. The only book on the receiving home in Hespeler Ontario. Interviews former children of the home.

CLICK HERE to download it for free from googledrive.





preston springs hotel
The Miracle in Preston - Story of Preston Springs Hotel. In 2000 I published this small booklet. At that time the Preston Springs Hotel was bought and considerable renovations were being done. Unfortunately the owners went bankrupt.
CLICK HERE to read and download the book.







Forgotten Stories of the Railway - I love this booklet because some of the stories are so obscure. Please enjoy reading it.
CLICK HERE to read and download the book,
Bonus - CLICK HERE to read all the newslippings related to the stories in the booklet.

1 comment:

  1. I was there 60 years ago after the crash. It was the next day, I believe. My Father took me to see the crash site. I was only three but I remember it like it was yesterday.

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