Blake Island

Nov 21, 2015

An interesting story in the Hamilton Spectator that explains how Blake Island got its name:

http://www.thespec.com/news-story/5828249-swedes-remember-hamilton-hero-who-died-to-save-his-crew/

 

For more on this story, see page 7 in the Fall 2015 Edition of The Pioneer Times, published by The Cloyne & District Historical Society:

http://pioneer.mazinaw.on.ca/news/2015/CDHS Fall Newsletter 2015_final_web.pdf

 



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