Fire, Could End All You’ve Become — Photos of those that Protect Carleton Place






Shy Hurdis put this up of his Dad.






The largest building at James and William Street was destroyed in February 1987.


Blair White volunteer firefighter being helped by fellow firefighter Ray McIntosh 1987





Burning Down the House in Carleton Place


Thank You to Carleton Place’s Volunteer Ocean Wave Fire Dept.– I know I will forever owe you a debt for saving my home.


Photos from the Carleton Place Canadian files from the Carleton Place and Beckwith Heritage Museum, Linda Seccaspina and Ocean Wave website.



Buy Linda Secaspina’s Books— Flashbacks of Little Miss Flash Cadilac– Tilting the Kilt-Vintage Whispers of Carleton Place and 4 others on Amazon or Amazon Canada or Wisteria at 62 Bridge Street in Carleton Place

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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