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The story of Oakville harbour

Philip Brimacombe

The story of Oakville harbour

a history

by Philip Brimacombe

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Published by Boston Mills Press, Oakville Historical Society in Cheltenham, Ont, Oakville, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oakville (Ont.),
  • Ontario,
  • Oakville.
    • Subjects:
    • Harbors -- Ontario -- Oakville.,
    • Oakville (Ont.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Philip Brimacombe.
      SeriesHalton County series ; no. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1059.5.O24 B74
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[43] p. :
      Number of Pages43
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4276229M
      ISBN 100919822983
      LC Control Number78301818
      OCLC/WorldCa3842922

      Oakville is a suburban town in the GTA’s Halton d immediately west of Mississauga, the area is loosely bound by Winston Churchill Boulevard to the east, Highway to the north, Burloak Drive and the Bronte Creek Provincial Park to the west, and the shores of Lake Ontario to the south.. Like the majority of the GTA, it’s a place where growth is anticipated and the town’s. We recommend booking an option with free cancellation in case your travel plans change. Read more Check your booking conditions. For bookings made on or after April 6, , be sure to consider the risk of the coronavirus (COVID) and associated government measures. If you don’t book a flexible rate, you may not be entitled to a refund.

      Oakville has always been the core of activity, even as far back as the early 18th Century when it was established by William Chisholm, his son and brother in law. Sailors and merchants were drawn to the shores of Lake Ontario & Oakville Harbour for the flurry of activity from shipbuilding, timber exporting and farming products. The Town of Oakville maintains and provides access to by-laws enacted, amended and repealed by the Councils of the Town of Oakville, the former Trafalgar Township, the former Village of Bronte, and the Ontario Municipal Board. Please note: PDFs of by-laws available on this website are for information and reference purposes only.

      The story of its existence is that story of each of us who live or have lived within it, then and now.” -Sheila Creighton Since the founding father of Oakville, William Chisholm, laid eyes on the endless business potential of the harbour, Oakville has grown and developed into a prosperous town that approximately , people today call home.   Neighbourhood News: Oakville is a safe harbour Life is good in Oakville, where everyone looks forward to summer by the lake. Meanwhile, there’s plenty else going on to keep them busy.


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Together these seriously curtailed shipments through the harbour and revenue from movement of goods was not adequate to keep the harbour dredged and in repair. The Chisholms put it up for sale; one purchaser tried to work it, but failed. In it was purchased by the Town of Oakville who have owned it.

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