Tag Archives: Port Hope

The bridge is on fire?

Actually it’s a trestle as it carries trains and is elevated above the ground. What the heck, it’s the Canadian Pacific train bridge in Port Hope and it caught on fire. Apparently that happens fairly often and is not a … Continue reading

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A deadly fishery?

People fishing at Port Hope – not a big deal as people like to fish in Ontario, especially on rivers that flow  into Lake Ontario. Unfortunately, there’s a deadly neighbour behind them and if you know about the history of … Continue reading

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The Beach – Port Hope

  It was a nice day outside, cool temperatures, clear skies and a good wind blowing off of Lake Ontario – a perfect day to spend a bit of time at the beach, and that’s exactly what my little buddy … Continue reading

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A bit of Port Hope

Port Hope is an interesting place due to it’s rather jaded history, and because there are a lot of churches there – all housed in old and rather imposing buildings. St. John’s Anglican Church and the church school next door. … Continue reading

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Port Hope – pretty town with an ugly past

I stopped in Port Hope to take a few images from the iron foot bridge over the Ganaraska River south of the library. Being the curious type that I am, I did a bit of research into the history of … Continue reading

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Port Hope

I stopped in Port Hope on the way back from Toronto as I was thirsty, tired, hot, needed a bathroom and the breakwater was right in front of me. Port Hope is a cool name – it’s a little town … Continue reading

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