• History Talks: Willoughby & Chippawa 2015
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    History Talks: Willoughby & Chippawa 2015

    I just think about, mentioning how, people had to put up with so much. All the way from Fort Erie to Niagara-on-the-Lake and then of course this little area It was where all the military traveled, all of the Natives, years ago there, traveled. The waterway, the First Welland Canal, the ships went out to Lake Erie. And then all of the War of 1812, the Fenians- Oh, Rebellion first, and then the Fenians, and then as we went along, there is so much that happened in this area. It’s just amazing. I grew up in the city for eleven years, and then the rest of the time after that…