Goes Like Sixty: Gilson

Townhouses are being built on the land at 249 York Road between Morris and Huron Streets. Beyond the tracks that subdivides the land is a parking lot. This property was…

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H. A. Clemens Planing Company

Originally, the company was known as Wideman and Clemens. In 1894, the owners, Louis (later Major) Wideman (1851-1917) and Herbert A. Clemens, set up their business near the Eramosa Bridge…

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Making Cigars In Guelph

Cigar manufacturing was never a large industrial concern in Guelph's early years. Imperial Tobacco's extensive plant and large workforce did not arrive until 1959. The small shops that operated in…

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