Claybelt Tapestry
Weaving the Past

Claybelt Tapestry is a collection of information about little-known or forgotten happenings, endeavours and businesses. Included are Park Royal, Fort Temiskaming, the Energite Explosives Company, Junior Farmers, the Splint Factory among many others. Many hard-to-find pictures of places that are no more.

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ISBN: 978-0-9921605-0-0 || 114 pages || 168 photos, maps and illustrations || $30.00

Table of Contents

3 Introduction

6 ALERTS Running Club

8 Camp Lorrain

11 Canada Hotel

14 Andrew Carnegie Library - New Liskeard

18 Cenotaph - War Memorial

21 Cobalt Market

22 Earlton Airport

25 Wreck of the Eldorado

29 Energite Explosives Company

31 Ferguson Highway

34 Fort Temiskaming (Temiscamingue )

37 Frisby's Cement Block Factory

38 Gillies Airport

39 Haileybury Airport

40 Hill-Clark-Francis Limited

44 Hydro Electric Power Developments in the Cobalt - Kirkland Lake - Timmins Areas

48 The Land of the Stunted Poplar

49 The Lime Kiln

51 Marjorie Herridge United Church School Home

53 Ms Claybelt

54 New Liskeard Airport

55 New Liskeard Clock Factory

56 New Liskeard Creamery

58 New Liskeard Market

59 New Toronto

62 Nipissing Central Railway

66 Northern Lites Marina

68 Old Mission

71 Grand Opera House

73 Park Royal

76 The Perrin Shocker

78 Pete's Dam

80 New Liskeard Ladies Philharmonic Choir

83 Pioneer Picnics

85 Ragged Chutes

87 Canadian War Rations Coupons, WWII

89 Sherman Mine, Temagami, Ontario

92 The Splint Factory

95 Spur Line

97 Temiskaming Junior Farmers and 4-H Clubs

101 Thornloe Cheese Factory

104 Timiskaming Canning Company

107 Women's Institute

109 Wabi Settlement Map 1891-1900

110 Index