The Old Wagon -Unsolved Mysteries Lanark County Edition – Photos- Seana Pauly

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The Old Wagon -Unsolved Mysteries Lanark County Edition – Photos- Seana Pauly
Seana Pauly
Campbell’s Creek
January 25· 

First attempt to find the lost wagon. Made it to the creek.

Campbell’s Creek

River Details: Campbell`s Creek runs alongside Lower Mud Lake until it connects to Bolton Creek.

Seana Pauly

January 2 at 5:26 PM  · Lots of trekking through bush.

Seana Pauly

January 2 at 5:27 PM  · Attempt number 2 to find the lost wagon. More snow today.

Seana Pauly

January 2 at 5:29 PM  · Success!! We found the wagon that was lost approximately 35 years ago. The load of cedar and the front end are mysteriously gone.

Seana Pauly

January 2 at 5:29 PM  · Made it out.

Seana Pauly

January 2 at 5:33 PM  · Location of the lost wagon.

So what was the story?

Seana Pauly–Ben and his brother were cutting cedar around 35 years ago. On the way home for supper they encountered a sapling that they thought they could just drive over. It broke the wagon so they left it there. The conditions had to be like this year to get back in there as it’s a bit swampy.

As Linda James said: I still want a ghost for this story. Too bad we don’t have mysterious stranger. Vaguely threatening with an otherworldly vibe.

Seana Pauly-‘Well someone pulled it further out and the front end and logs are missing’. It’s way back in the bush so we have no idea who would have tried to get it out. Not like you can see it easily.

Stay tuned I will come up with a story for Linda James LOLOL

Thanks Seana Pauly for the photos. I thought this was amazing.

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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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