How Many Businesses Do You Remember?




First in a series- Photos from Carleton Place and Beckwith Heritage Museum


How Many Do You Remember?




Kenneth Jackson— We put those upper windows in years ago for a Mr. Ernie Foot



Down on Main Street –Forgotten Photos of Bridge Street Past

In Memory of George’s Pizza in Carleton Place

I Found My Thrills on the Main Street in Carleton Place

The Obituary of a Main Street? Carleton Place

If You Find a Place Called Main Street, Please Let Me Know –Carleton Place

Reflections of Main Street Before the Internet (please note pictures take time to load)


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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  1. I remember Hank’s Leather shop. It was there that I bought my leather briefcase when I first was elected to Carleton Place Town Council and I still have it.


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