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Sub not coming to Port Burwell

August 23, 2011


Even if they were to get final approval to convert the Cold War-era sub into a lakefront tourist attraction today, local officials say they have decided to defer dredging of the harbour mouth until next year. via Sub not coming to Port Burwell | London | News | London Free Press. Advertisements

Why London …

August 10, 2011


I watched a neighbour, once, trying to start his broken-down pick-up truck. He sat in the driver’s seat and turned the key. Rrrr-Rrrrr-Rrrr it went, ending with a thunk. He sat there, waited a minute or two, and then turned that key again: Rrrr-Rrrr-Rrrr, thunk. And again, and again, and again until he finally gave […]

Port Burwell readies for sub – St. Thomas Times-Journal – Ontario, CA

August 5, 2011


Port Burwell will become a hub of activity later this month as the Elgin Military Museum and Bayham prepare to welcome HMCS Ojibwa to its new home before the snow flies. via Port Burwell readies for sub – St. Thomas Times-Journal – Ontario, CA.