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Tartan Days at The Archives

July 15, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

July 15, 2023

8 a.m. – 2 p.m.  Big day in Glencoe.  Come to the Archives.  There will be cupcakes served in the backyard.  Displays.  Books for sale.  And a big anniversary party. 

1:00 p.m.  Historical society will reinstall the time capsule that was removed from the cornerstone of the old Glencoe Town Hall when it was demolished in the early 1960s.  Come see what we have chosen for future generations to discover in the year 2123. 


This year, our district is celebrating a number of anniversaries:

  • 200 years since Ekfrid Township and Mosa Township were incorporated (1821)
  • 170 years since early days of Dundonald (Glencoe) building homes and businesses along the rail line (1853)
  • 125 years since the Glencoe Town Hall was built (1898) and the cornerstone was laid. 
  • 150 years since the Incorporation of the Town of Glencoe in 1873
  • 100 years since the Glencoe Library was built by the Carnegie Foundation (1923.
  • 60 years since Quad County school and Mosa Central School opened at Pratt Siding (1963) 
  • 45 years since the Glencoe & District Historical Society was established in 1978.


July 15, 2023
8:00 am - 2:00 pm


Glencoe & District Historical Society
(519) 287-3897
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The Archives
178 McKellar Street
Glencoe (Southwest Middlesex), Ontario N0L 1M0 Canada
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519 287 3897
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