Look At These Vintage Millbrook Pictures

We dug up these gems below from the Vintage Peterborough, Lindsay and the Kawartha Region Facebook page of Millbrook way way back in the day. Check out some of the pictures.

Millbrook Post Office in 1935

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W H Byam & Son Dry Goods Store, Millbrook

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Millbrook commercial block including newspaper office circa 1910

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CNR Station and Commercial Hotel in Millbrook circa 1920

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Orange Day Parade Millbrook, 1905

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Millbrook circa 1900

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Millbrook Armoury circa 1927

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King Street/Victoria Hotel Millbrook, 1913

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Dr. H.A. Turner and family in his 1912 REO in Millbrook

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For more vintage photos of Peterborough and the Kawarthas, go here.

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Peterborough & The Kawarthas From Above In Winter Is Gorgeous

Aaron Harman took these beautiful pictures of Peterborough and the Kawarthas from a plane on the weekend. His buddy Todd Steenburgh is a pilot. Check them out...

Water Street, running along the zoo...

Lift Lock Canal skaters...

Taken of George Street running with Little Lake...

Chemong Lake ice fishers...

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Groovy Retro Fun: Look At These 1970s Pictures From The Peterborough Zoo

The Seventies were groovy in so many ways—and that included all the fun times at the Riverview Park & Zoo in Peterborough where their playground and exhibits—from monkey bars to monkeys—have been a hit for decades. Thanks to the zoo for digging into their archives to provide us with these...

The original totem pole was erected in 1973 (its replacement went up in 2016)...

Love these wheels in the parking lot...

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Incredible Aerial Pictures Of Main Street Bobcaygeon Rocking Out To Tragically Hip

Among the 11.7 million Canadians to watch CBC's three-hour broadcast Saturday night of Tragically Hip's last show were thousands of people on main street Bobcaygeon—the place from the Hip's beloved song "Bobcaygeon".

Bolton Street was shut down so people could watch the show together on a big screen. Kawartha Adventure Rentals took amazing aerial images of the festivities using a drone that they posted to their Twitter account. Here they are below...

Wow, like look at this...

Here's what it looked like from the ground on Bobcaygeon under the constellation...

 photo via Kawartha ATV Rentals

photo via Kawartha ATV Rentals

 Photo via TrentSevern Waterway

Photo via TrentSevern Waterway

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Stunning Ice Mosaic On The Otonabee

 Nora Mickee

Nora Mickee

Spring is coming, and the ice is melting on lakes and rivers—and with that, comes some neat formations. Nora Mickee from Studio-N captured this beauty Instagram picture of a "ice mosaic" on the Otonabee. As she also describes of the image, it looks like "floating marble".

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Your Tweet Pictures Of Fall In Peterborough Are Beautiful

From flying over Peterborough in a plane to backyard camping to walks around town, here are your fall photos in pictures posted to Twitter.



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PTBOCanada Pics: Scenes From Peterborough Market

Our Evan Holt snapped these photos today (September 20th)... Amazing market and community hub on Saturday mornings.

[Contributed by PtboCanada's Evan Holt]

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Stop Everything You're Doing And Look At These Northern Light Pictures Over Peterborough

Jay Callaghan snapped these stunning images of the Northern Lights North of Peterborough between 11:30 p.m and 1:30 a.m last night (September 18th/19th) from various spots. Heavenly.

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The Most Awesome What The Hey Poster Of Peterborough We've Ever Seen

We stumbled upon this historical poster online, and don't know what to make of it. If someone can explain it, please email us. (Also, if you have a wacky historical or contemporary poster of Peterborough, email it to us here.) In the meantime, get this phrase on a T-shirt. Brilliant.

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