Category: Brian Roulston

FIRESTONE CANADA

By Brian Roulston Thirty-four years ago, in 1986, some two thousand workers grabbed their lunch buckets and punched out for the last time at the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company of Canada. This huge plant founded in 1919...

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Hamilton Glass Works

By Brian Roulston One hundred and thirty-six years ago on the same block of the new Hughson Street Church which is currently under construction between James, Hughson, Picton and Macaulay streets stood the glass factory of...

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Some Canadian Facts

By Brian Roulston 150 years ago, the Dominion of Canada was born on July 1, 1867. The word Dominion indicated Canada was now a self-governing colony of the British Empire. New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario and Quebec became...

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