Skip header and navigation

Refine By

Icon Legend

20 records – page 1 of 1.

Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
File
Format
textual records
Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
File
Scope and Content
File consists of:
1. Photocopy (3 pages) of a deed for Public School Section 12, McNab (Sand Point), deeded by Alexander McDonald to the Trustees, January 3, 1872. Value: $5. Janet McDonald.
2. Photocopy of an obituary from the Renfrew Mercury, probably early December 1931, entitled “Mrs. William Hastings Called by Death”. Died at Sand Point. She was the granddaughter of Archibald Stewart. Also refers to diamond jubilee of Mr. and Mrs. Alex Stewart (parents of McNab Reeve Milton Stewart).
3. Three-page typescript by Muriel Saunders entitled “Research, 1925 Ottawa Journal, etc.) regarding Sand Point. Alexander McDonell was founder. Emigrated from Scotland in 1815 to Drummond Township near Perth. Then moved to Glengarry before coming to Sand Point, where he went into the lumbering trade. Met Chief McNab in Perth and accompanied him in 1824 to the Ottawa River, to choose a site. When he came to Sand Point in 1827, he cleared a farm, built a house in which he lived until his death in 1875. In 1830 he married Janet Young, sister of The Hon. John Young. Built a new place in which he kept a general store.
4. Photocopy of an early map of Sand Point, showing early street names and railway.
5. Handwritten notes (2 pages) by Neil Stewart of Glasgow Station, dated Aug. 17, 1987 re Sand Point United Church, from the records of Kirk Session 1904-1945. Sand Point Presbyterian Church, Braeside Pastoral Charge. Rev. William Moore, minister in 1904. Elders: William Brill, Peter Mclean. In 1950, Castleford became part of the Braeside Pastoral Charge. The little brick church in Sand Point was sold and is today a private home.
6. handwritten notes by peter Hessel re Alexander McDonnell. Note 3 different spellings: McDonald, McDonell, McDonnell). On 1846 he travelled to Scotland and met the Laird of McNab at Bytown.
7. Photocopy of a letter from Doris Waddell of Belleville, Ont. to Peter Hessel, dated Sep. 22, 1997 re Sand Point history. Lilah Young, Eva Young, James Young (hotel), Janet Young, Thomas O’Neill, postmaster at Castleford from 1830s to 50s.
8. Reply by Doris Waddell (October 20, 1997) to notes sent her by Peter Hessel.
9. Photocopy of page from McNab — The Township. Plate 38 shows Sand Point school (S.S. No. 12), which opened in 1871. Note: The Methodist Church at Sand Point was burned in the “big fire” of 1865.
10. Photocopy of Leo Lavoie’s column in the Chronicle-Guide of Sep. 9, 1987. John R. MacDonald, postmaster at Sand Point. Young’s Hotel, Tom Cotie, blacksmith shop, Chatterton’s store; Miss Murray. Thomas Sheehan, Tobacco and Billiards. William Hayes.
11. Photocopy of article by Harry Hinchley “Stave mill at Sand Point”, with picture, from Renfrew Mercury, May 8, 1974. The mill burned in 1901. It had employed close to 40 people.
12. Photocopy of notes (2 pages) by Peter Hessel regarding Sand Point (for a TV program in Pembroke).
13. Assorted photocopies about Sand Point from McNab — The Township.
14. Event report: Chronicle, Sep. 4, 1930, page 2: “Outstanding Valley men: James Young of Sand Point”.
15. Copy of letter from James Isbester to Hugh Halliday in Nepean, dated May 18, 1987, re photographs of train collision at Sand Point in 1904, asking for more information.
16. Copy of letter from James Isbester to Hugh Halliday in Nepean, dated June 18, 1987, re photographs of train collision at Sand Point in 1904, and other train wrecks near Sand Point.
17. Two black and white photographs of train wreck at Sand Point, Feb. 9, 1904. Probably from the late James Isbester,
18. 9-page typescript copied from “an article in the files of the Arnprior Museum” by James Isbester, May 18, 1987, entitled “History of Early Ottawa — New light shed on old days from rich sources long veiled by cobwebs of time” by H.R. Morgan. Alexander McDonell, his stone house at Sand Point (later owned by James Isbester), Janet Young, sister of Hon. John Young. Royal visit of 1860. Miniature fortress. Railways at Sand Point. Military.
19. Copy of typewritten note by Janet Carmichael re train wrecks in and around Sand Point.
20. Colour photocopy of two postcards of Sand Point written in 1909 to Mrs. R.E. Argue in Arnprior, from her sister Madge in Sand Point. Both photos are by Handford, onme of Main Street, the other called “Street in Sand Point”, also on Main Street, with a group of people standing in front of what seems to be an office building. The copy was presented by Janet Carlile of the Arnprior Museum in April 2005.
Notes
See also file “Lime kilns”.
See also file “Railways”, especially Wayne Tasse’s booklet, “Broad Gauge in the Ottawa Valley”.
Related Material
See also: “Biography of Dalton Appleby, 1915-200?” by Dalton Appleby, with excellent references regarding Sand Point located in Reading Room.
Accession No.
1994-0021
Less detail
Date
unknown
Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
photocopy
Size: 24 x 18.5
Reference No.
M021
Date
unknown
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M021
Physical Description
photocopy
Size: 24 x 18.5
Material Details
Scale: unknown
Scope and Content
Hand-drawn map of part of Sand Point (Lot 18), showing McDonnell Street, Jessie Street, Lake Street, pump house, old stone shed, shipyard, dock.
Notes
Origin and time period unknown Title Supplied by Archivist
Accession No.
1994-0021
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Sand Point
Less detail
Date
2009
Collection/Fonds
Brian Rafter fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : full colour ; digital only
  1 image  
Date
2009
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Brian Rafter fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : full colour ; digital only
Scope and Content
Photograph shows the results of a wash out in Sand Point in September 2009.
Accession No.
2012-0295
Images
Less detail
Date
c1960
Collection/Fonds
Delia Burns fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : full colour ; digital only
  1 image  
Date
c1960
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Delia Burns fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : full colour ; digital only
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a hand drawn map of Sand Point showing many details including the location of St. Alexander's Church near the C.P.R. tracks.
Accession No.
2015-0345
Images
Less detail

Gillies Bros. Ltd plan showing alternative unloading sidings at Sand Point.

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr58
Date
1910
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 122 x 35
Reference No.
M022
Date
1910
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M022
Publication
W.J. Moore CE
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 122 x 35
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 100 ft.
Scope and Content
Shows sidings and proposed new sidings to the CPR on lots 16, 17 & 18 McNab. Shows limit of right of way to the B&O Railway 1858. Shows shorelines and elevations relative to River. Shows old wharf, stand shed, dock,and pump house.
Accession No.
1993-0005
Subject Access
Maps - Railway Plan
Geographic Access
Sand Point
Less detail

Plan showing Additional Plots Sandpoint Public Cemetery

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr228
Date
1953
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 46 x 29
Reference No.
M033C
Date
1953
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M033C
Publication
surveyor, Charles G. Taylor
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 46 x 29
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 16 ft.
Scope and Content
Plan of Sand Point Cemetery situated L21 C13 McNab. Shows additional plots 209 to 268.
Notes
4 copies.
Accession No.
1996-0067
Subject Access
Maps - Cemetery Plan
Geographic Access
Sand Point
Less detail
Date
2009
Collection/Fonds
Brian Rafter fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : full colour ; digital only
  1 image  
Date
2009
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Brian Rafter fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : full colour ; digital only
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a wash out below the Sand Point Golf Course in September 2009.
Accession No.
2012-0295
Images
Less detail

Plan of the Arnprior Cemetery, County of Renfrew

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr89
Date
1897
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
paper - ink on cloth backing
Size: 57 x 76
Reference No.
M043
  1 image     1 large document  
Date
1897
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M043
Publication
Drawn by Herbert Beatty
Physical Description
paper - ink on cloth backing
Size: 57 x 76
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 20 ft
Physical Condition
encapsulated
Scope and Content
Shows Arnprior Cemetery plan from Madawaska River to Usborne St. including plot layout from no.1 through no.184 incl., plus area unidentified with iron railings and area not surveyed next to river. Names are present on plots.
Notes
The plan was drawn registered in 1897 and contains later additions.
Related Material
McLachlin Bros. Proprietors relates to M031 2004-0169 (McLachlin) and 3 maps in 1996-0067 (McLean) M030 to M032
Accession No.
1993-0005
Subject Access
Maps - Cemetery Plan
Geographic Access
Arnprior
Large Documents
Less detail

Plan of the Arnprior Cemetery, County of Renfrew

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr224
Date
1917
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint on woven backing
Size: 90 x 76
Reference No.
M031
Date
1917
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M031
Publication
surveyors, Beatty and Pierce
Physical Description
blueprint on woven backing
Size: 90 x 76
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 20 ft.
Scope and Content
Plan of Arnprior Cemetery showing plot layout with names, and surveyors of original plan and additions. Mc Lachlin Bros. are proprietors. Shows Usborne St. now closed. Shows 618 plots
Notes
related to Map M043 1993-0005 (Museum) and M031 2004-0168 (McLachlin), as well as 2 other maps in this collection
Accession No.
1996-0067
Subject Access
Maps - Cemetery Plan
Geographic Access
Arnprior
Less detail

Plan of the Arnprior Cemetery, County of Renfrew

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr225
Date
1967
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 148 x 93
Reference No.
M032
Date
1967
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M032
Publication
surveyors, Borne & Simpson
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 148 x 93
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 20 ft.
Physical Condition
edges torn a bit
Scope and Content
Plan of Arnprior Cemetery showing plot layout with some names. Compiled from previous plans plus marked survey posts. Shows 1164 plots
Notes
related to Map M043 1993-0005 (Museum) and M031 2004-0168 (McLachlin), as well as 2 other maps in this collection
Accession No.
1996-0067
Subject Access
Maps - Cemetery Plan
Geographic Access
Arnprior
Less detail

Plan of the Sandpoint Public Cemetery, County of Renfrew

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr226
Date
1888
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 95 x 50
Reference No.
M033A
Date
1888
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M033A
Publication
surveyor, James Allan
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 95 x 50
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 16 ft.
Scope and Content
Plan of Sand Point Cemetery situated L21 C13 McNab. Shows plot layout of 208 plots, Government Road Sand Point to Pembroke. Related documention in separate envelope - see M033B, C & D
Notes
4 copies - made 1953
Property of the Trustees of Sand Point Cemetery
Accession No.
1996-0067
Subject Access
Maps - Cemetery Plan
Geographic Access
Sand Point
Less detail

CPR Eastern Division - No.4 District, Sand Point, Mileage 57.30 - Chalk River Subdivision.

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr42
Date
1911
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 101 x 35
Reference No.
M012
Date
1911
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M012
Publication
W.W. Benny, Res. Engineer
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 101 x 35
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 100 ft.
Scope and Content
Shows proposed land to be acquired from Gillies Bros, rail line along McDonnell St.,wharf, land to be deeded by Mrs. Mohr to CPR
Accession No.
1993-0005
Subject Access
Maps - Railway Plan
Geographic Access
Sand Point
Less detail

Plan of the Arnprior Cemetery, County of Renfrew, The Property of McLachlin Bros.

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr223
Date
1888
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
linen - ink on cloth backing
Size: 47 x 76
Reference No.
M030
Date
1888
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M030
Publication
surveyor, James Allan
Physical Description
linen - ink on cloth backing
Size: 47 x 76
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 16 ft.
Scope and Content
Shows Arnprior Cemetery plan from Madawaska River to Usborne St. including plot layout from no.1 through no.184 incl., plus area unidentified with iron railings and area not surveyed next to river. Names given for each plot, with some dates.
Related Material
related to Map M043 1993-0005 (Museum) and M031 2004-0168 (McLachlin)
Accession No.
1996-0067
Subject Access
Maps - Cemetery Plan
Geographic Access
Arnprior
Less detail

Plan of the Arnprior Cemetery, County of Renfrew, The Property of McLachlin Bros.

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr374
Date
1888
Collection/Fonds
McLachlin Bros. fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 45 x 74
Reference No.
M031
  1 image     1 large document  
Date
1888
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
McLachlin Bros. fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M031
Publication
surveyor, James Allan
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 45 x 74
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 16 ft.
Acquisition Source
Donated to the Archives by Arthur McLean in 2003. The maps were in the basement of his law firm's building on John Street. Mr. McLean's father Alan McLean took over the law firm from Arthur Burwash who was the lawyer for McLachlin Bros.
Scope and Content
Shows Arnprior Cemetery plan from Madawaska River to Usborne St. including plot layout from no.1 through no.184 incl., plus area unidentified with iron railings and area not surveyed next to river.
Related Material
almost identical to M030 1996-0067 (McLean) and related to Map M043 1993-0005 (Museum)
Accession No.
2004-0168
Subject Access
Maps - Cemetery Plan
Geographic Access
Arnprior
Large Documents
Less detail

Gillies Bros. Ltd. Plan of Property in Braeside, Sand Point and McNab Tp. 1917 (rev. 1965).

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr172
Date
1965
Collection/Fonds
Arnold Muirhead fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 315 x 75
Reference No.
M001
Date
1965
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arnold Muirhead fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M001
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 315 x 75
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 200 ft.
Scope and Content
Shows CP railway line, roads, lots, numbered deeds, waterline, buildings (sawmill, office, water tank, etc). Colour coded by A. G. Muirhead in 1968.
Accession No.
1995-0047
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Braeside
Sand Point
McNab
Less detail

Plan of the Village of Sand Point Township of McNab on the property of Alexander McDonell

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr247
Date
1867
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 135 x 97
Reference No.
M050
Date
1867
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M050
Publication
W.J.MacDonald, PLS
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 135 x 97
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 132 ft.
Physical Condition
very damaged
Scope and Content
Shows lots on McDonnell, Young, Mountain, Janet and Lake Streets, Brockville and Ottawa Railway, and Railway station and wharf. Rodgers property shown at bottom of Mountain Road, as well as James Young. Shows layout of McDonnell yard. Conc 13.
Accession No.
1996-0067
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Sand Point
Less detail

Plan of the Village of Sand Point Township of McNab on the property of Alexander McDonell

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr395
Date
1867
Collection/Fonds
Mary Vose-Smith fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 135 x 76 cm
Reference No.
M001
Date
1867
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Mary Vose-Smith fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M001
Publication
W.J.McDonald, Surv.
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 135 x 76 cm
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 132 ft.
Physical Condition
Multiple tears along folds
Acquisition Source
Donated by Mary-Vose Smith in 1994.
Scope and Content
Shows lots on McDonnell, Young, Mountain, Janet and Lake Streets, Brockville and Ottawa Railway, and Railway station and wharf. Rodgers property shown at bottom of Mountain Road, as well as James Young. Shows layout of McDonnell yard. Conc 13 McNab Township.
Accession No.
1995-0044
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Sand Point
Less detail

Plan of the Village of Sand Point Township of McNab on the property of Alexander McDonell

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr4297
Date
1867
Collection/Fonds
Reference Material
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 135 x 97
Reference No.
M038
Date
1867
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Reference Material
Description Level
Item
Series
2
Reference No.
M038
Publication
W.J.McDonald, Surv.
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 135 x 97
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 132 ft.
Physical Condition
rolled
Scope and Content
Shows lots on McDonnell, Young, Mountain, Janet and Lake Streets, Brockville and Ottawa Railway, and Railway station and wharf. Rodgers property shown at bottom of Mountain Road, as well as James Young. Shows layout of McDonnell yard. Conc 13.
Notes
This is a copy of 1996-0067 M050. A second version is at 1993-0005 M40B.
Accession No.
9999-9999
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Sand Point
Less detail

Plan of the Village of Sand Point Twp. Of McNab on the Property of Alexander McDonnell (right side)

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr85
Date
1868
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 72 x 77
Reference No.
M040A
Date
1868
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M040A
Publication
W.J. Macdonald, surveyor
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 72 x 77
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 2 Chains (132 ft)
Scope and Content
Shows streets, lots, Brockville & Ottawa Railway, road to Arnprior, road and proposed road to Burnstown, railway and municipal wharves, some name properties (James Young, Rodgers)
Notes
Note in top right hand corner ""From plan in possession of Upper Ottawa Improvement Co. Ltd, Ottawa Ont"
torn in two
Accession No.
1993-0005
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Sand Point
Less detail

Plan of the Village of Sand Point Twp. Of McNab on the Property of Alexander McDonnell (left side)

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr86
Date
1868
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 72 x 77
Reference No.
M040B
Date
1868
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M040B
Publication
W.J. Macdonald, surveyor
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 72 x 77
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 2 Chains (132 ft)
Scope and Content
Shows streets, lots, Brockville & Ottawa Railway, road to Arnprior, road and proposed road to Burnstown, railway and municipal wharves, some name properties (James Young, Rodgers)
Notes
torn in two
Accession No.
1993-0005
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Sand Point
Less detail

20 records – page 1 of 1.