Fall in Flamborough – Vignette

This Vignette gives us a glimpse of some of the scenes, lifestyles and events in our agricultural  past.  All photographs and references are from material held in the Flamborough Archives collection.This Vignette gives us a glimpse of some of the Read more

Let It Snow – Winter in Flamborough – Vignette

Winter. Children love to build snowmen. Adults hope that the preparations they have made during the Fall will last through the cold dark months until Spring.  And everyone loves the social occasions – sleighrides, parties and Christmas.  The following vignette Read more

Postcards – Vignette

The Flamborough Archives contains several distinct postcard collections, as well as many individual cards found throughout the various papers and records of individuals and businesses.The Flamborough Archives contains several distinct postcard collections, as well as many individual cards found throughout Read more

The Railway In Waterdown – Vignette

The Flamborough Archives has dozens of photographs, postcards, clippings and other material documenting this construction.  This Vignette will focus on construction within the Village and the Waterdown South station. The Flamborough Archives has dozens of photographs, postcards, clippings and other material Read more

Waterdown Memorials – Vignette

Waterdown is fortunate to have two unique memorials to our service men and women. The Flamborough Archives contains photos and historical documents relating to Memorial Hall, built to honor the memory of World War l veterans, and Memorial Park, created Read more

The Sporting Life in Flamborough – Vignette

  There was radio, but no television or internet. The cyber world of tweeting,  texting and instagrams was not even a twinkle in the proverbial eye – so what did people do for fun and entertainment?  Sports!  There were very Read more