Almonte Fire of Nolan’s and Wylie’s Stable

Almonte Fire of Nolan’s and Wylie’s Stable

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Clipped from The Ottawa Journal,  26 Apr 1899, Wed,  Page 1



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Clipped from The Ottawa Journal,  27 Apr 1899, Thu,



The prisoner is rough looking, a tramp, and meeting the girl on a lonely road near Almonte attempted the villainous assault. The girl resisted successfully and got away. She was finally rescued by Chauncey Bellamy. The father and friends made a hunt after the tramp and captured him the same day.

 Edward Bellamy was first to run a saw and grist mills on back concessions, ramsay Township. Bellamy Family
History. North Augusta, Kitley Township, Chauncey Bellamy, Edward Bellamy, Ramsay Township, Bellamy’s dam,
Justus Bellamy, American Revolutionary


Come and visit the Lanark County Genealogical Society Facebook page– what’s there? Cool old photos–and lots of things interesting to read. Also check out The Tales of Carleton Place.

Information where you can buy all Linda Seccaspina’s books-You can also read Linda in The Townships Sun andScreamin’ Mamas (USA)


The Almonte Fire 1955– Almonte United Church

The Almonte Fire of 1909

Judge Senkler and the Almonte Fire Bug

The Almonte Fire– Bridge and Water Street 1903


The Tiny Hamlet of Bellamy’s Mills 1851

No More Credit at Bellamy’s Mills and Other Notes

Miss Eva Denault- Almonte 1911 Fire Heroine



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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