Clearville prehistoric village site in Orford Township, Kent County, Ontario by Wilfrid Jury

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  • Indians of North America -- Ontario -- Antiquities.,
  • Kent (Ont.) -- Antiquities.

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Statementby Wilfrid Jury.
SeriesBulletin of the museums / University of Western Ontario -- no.2, Bulletin (Museum of Indian Archaeology) -- no.2
The Physical Object
Pagination[16] p., 16 leave of plates. :
Number of Pages16
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Open LibraryOL20968863M

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series title Bulletin of the museums / University of Kent County Ontario ; no Village Site at Clearville. On receipt of information from Mr. Thomas Boon, of Bothwell, I visited Clearville in company with that gentleman on May Clearville, once a place of some importance, is a little more than a mile from lake Erie, and is situated near the south-east corner of the township of Orford, in the county of Kent.*.

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ORFORD TOWNSHIP (Kent County, Ontario) - LOCAL HISTORY Archæological report on the prehistoric village site at Clearville () Notes on Ontario book taken from a prehistoric fort in Kent County (). Village of Duart.

A post village situated on the fifth and sixth lots of the Middle Road, in the Township of Orford. It is distant from Chatham twenty-eight miles; from Bothwell eleven miles; and from Port Hanora, on Lake Erie, three miles and a half. The post-office was established in —James Tait was the first post-master.

updates: patent map of the northern half of Orford Township, with directory of names as inscribed on that map. Additions include: Survey of articles of interest to the history of Orford Township in the Chatham Gleaner for the period, Aug.

3, – Dec. 28, ; Timeline of John C. Bury’s settlement in Orford from ff. Township of Orford. This is the most easterly township of Kent County, lying south of the Thames.

From that river it extends a mean distance of about twelve miles to Lake Erie, its respective eastern and western boundaries being formed by the Townships of Aldborough in Elgin County, and Howard.

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In this Bulletin No. 2 of the Museum of Indian Archaeology, Wilfrid Jury gives a preliminary report on his dig in of an Indian palisaded village at Clearville, Ontario.

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A Prehistoric Cemetery Ontario book - 2 [Highland Creek, Scarborough, site, Tabor Hill] EMERSON, J. County/District/Region: Kent Historical Township: Orford Current Municipality: Chatham-Kent Historical Municipality: Moraviantown Lot: 11 Concession: 14 Location address: Centre Rd.

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Of Orford Township, Kent County, Ontario; the eighth son, and eighteenth child, of John Colbrook Bury () and the twelfth child of Elizabeth Traver, second wife to John Colbrook Bury Transcribed in by J.W.

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