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George Town Street View: Behind the Townhouses

Old heritage facade of the back view of some townhouses in George Town.

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Another day, another George

Yesterday found me finding my way up to London on the train to meet up with a friend for our joint birthday lunch at the George in Borough High Street, London SE1. 372 more words


George Town Street View: Boon San Tong Khoo Kongsi

Located along Victoria Street and built in 1878, Boon San Tong Khoo Kongsi is an ancestral clan temple for the Khoo clan people in Penang. It is one of the two Khoo clan temples in Penang and also the smaller and less popular one compared to the main… 7 more words

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Future Planning at the Oshawa Museum

By Laura Suchan, Executive Director

The Oshawa Historical Society is celebrating 60 years of presenting the history of Oshawa.  Throughout the year we have been taking a look back at what we have accomplished, assessing where we are now and creating a vision for what our future will look like.  486 more words


How to save tomato and cucumber seeds

Before the advent of big horticultural business, people would keep back some of each seasons seeds for sowing the next year.  This might have been each village, farmer or stately home.   402 more words


Exploring Canada - Day 26: Baie-Saint-Paul

Baie-Saint-Paul is located on the northern shore of the Saint Lawrence River. The first French settled on the site around 1650, and the parish records date from 1681. 284 more words