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Documenting a Lanark Highlands Building

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Documenting a Lanark Highlands Building
This was the abandoned Lanark Highlands building in 1982–Tom Fournier 1982

Warren GartonI used to walk up to this store from the beach to get a treat.

Terry ClossAlthough it’s faint and blurry … the sign on the side has the name CLOSS on it!

Frank Wallaceisn’t this the store at the head of the lake belonging to cecil closs?

Wendy CooperYes that was your uncles place, I was by there yesterday with Noreen.

Frank WallaceWendy Cooper drank many a beer there with lola,vera and trixie in the early 70’s

Hope-k JayFrank Wallace, there used to be an old Coca Cola sign on the side…it disappeared years ago…this is the head of Dalhousie Lake, yes?

Elaine DeLisleFrank Wallace still there the road hasn’t changed a bit.

That was 2019, can anyone tell me about this building now??

Julie Phillips Bowden2 days

was there a few years ago–the upstairs floor is sagging and the stairs were almost done–alot of damage inside –have pictures here or had somewhere—it must have been pretty once–now not so much—-

-Both photos Laura Bond–Abandoned – Ottawa/Gatineau & The Valley
Photo-Wayne Bray

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Margaret Closs Lanark and Snow Road- Genealogy

James Closs of Lanark–Scotch Tree Plantation

James Closs of Lanark–Scotch Tree Plantation

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James Closs of Lanark–Scotch Tree Plantation

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 - LANARK'S JAMES J. CLOSS Christmas Tree King Of... - swears it's true) when he and a mend were... - BALANCE OF NATURE "But.", said Mr. Closs, "I... - ' little tree with the deep blue lustre was...

Clipped from The Ottawa Journal,  06 Dec 1961, Wed,  Page 30

 

 

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 (US

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Margaret Closs Lanark and Snow Road- Genealogy

Lost in Hopetown — A Photo Essay

Margaret Closs Lanark and Snow Road- Genealogy

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Margaret Closs  Lanark  and Snow Road- Genealogy

 - MrsNH. J. Closs Of Perth Area --101 --101...

Clipped from The Ottawa Journal,  26 Oct 1951, Fri,  Page 12

 

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 - Mrs. H.J. Closs Dies at 103 i, . piyrrH, Apru...

Clipped from The Ottawa Journal,  27 Apr 1953, Mon,  Page 4

 

 

-Thanks Terry Closs.. It’s Maple syrup time on Snow Road– Here’s a home movie that his father took, of a visit to a local sugar camp near Snow Road in the early 60’s. This is just great!

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)

 

 

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The old Cornucopia Lodge on Snow Road

A History of Snow Road & McLaren’s Depot

 

The old Cornucopia Lodge on Snow Road

A History of Snow Road & McLaren’s Depot