Was This the Carleton Place Bad News Bears?


1970’s Era Photos from The Carleton Place and Beckwith Heritage Museum







Dale Lowe–Top 2 pics are from late 70s. Cp Canoe Club heading off to either Dartmouth NS or Montreal for Canadian championships.

John Edwards The cup in the middle is the Eastern Ontarion Division Championship……tiny CPCC defeated the mighty Ottawa Rideaus…..Reeve Brian Costello at right shaking hands with ?, Pooh Bell & Fred Trafford in the centre, others are Sue Mills, Dale and Logan Trafford, Lynn & Lisa Armour, Pete MacGregor, Quartermain twins, etc…….

About lindaseccaspina

Before she laid her fingers to a keyboard, Linda was a fashion designer, and then owned the eclectic store Flash Cadilac and Savannah Devilles in Ottawa on Rideau Street from 1976-1996. She also did clothing for various media and worked on “You Can’t do that on Television”. After writing for years about things that she cared about or pissed her off on American media she finally found her calling. She is a weekly columnist for the Sherbrooke Record and documents history every single day and has over 6500 blogs about Lanark County and Ottawa and an enormous weekly readership. Linda has published six books and is in her 4th year as a town councillor for Carleton Place. She believes in community and promoting business owners because she believes she can, so she does.

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