Tag Archives: Sill Island

Winter Water – Bata Island

The actual name of the Island is in dispute as it is known as Bata Island, Sill Island, and Sills Island. I’m leaning toward Sills Island as it is just upstream of Sills Island Generating Station, Ontario Power Generation’s second … Continue reading

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Glen Miller dam

This is one of those places – one of those places that looks really cool but for some reason I’ve just never had the opportunity to stop and look at. So… I did. This dam can be seen from both … Continue reading

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Bata Island

Bata Island, properly called Sill Island is a small island in the Trent River, just north of Frankford. The island is approximately .75 km long by about 1.5 – 2 km wide. The island is interesting in itself as a … Continue reading

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Goodbye summer

I’m just a bit sad to see the summer fade away as we head into fall – I’ll miss the shorts and sandals and tank tops, but I won’t miss the heat and the high cost of running the air … Continue reading

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