Stewartville WI Tweedsmuir Community History - Volume 5
Tweedsmuir Community History Collections (Stoney Creek, ON), [ca. 1944]-[ca. 1970]
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Stewartville WI Tweedsmuir Community History - Volume 5

Stewartville WI Tweedsmuir Community History - Volume 5 of 6 Stewartville, previously known as Balmer Island, is a hamlet situated in McNab Township in Renfrew County. It is on the shore of the Madawaska River and was part of the timber era. Volumes 5 and 6 contain newspaper clippings, primarily from the 1960s and early 1970s, although there are a few clippings from the 1940s and 1950s. Although there are some wedding and anniversary announcements (volume 6), most clippings are on historical articles and community events. Volume 5: - Series of Newspaper articles on early history, including names of locations, Laird McNab (before and after coming to Canada), Arnprior, and McLachlin Mills. - Stewartville Hydro dam and changes at various other dams in the 1960s - Gillies Inn demolished at Braeside - Scheel Windows of Arnprior - Rebuilding Waba Cottage at White Lake - Kennedy sawmill at Waba – before and after fire (1970)