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Preserving and informing on the area history I did not know

This is a good walk and view along the harbour to begin with, and then there are surprises like... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Ontario76
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Oakville, Canada
Not what I was expecting

I know we were on the boardwalk and near the water but I wasn't expecting this monument. I had to... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2016
wasntme58
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Toronto, Canada
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25 Apr 2018
“Lovely carved stone memorial by Bronte Harbour”
21 Aug 2017
“Wonderful memorial”
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Bronte Road and Ontario Street, Oakville, Ontario L6L 6N9, Canada
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

This is a very nice stone memorial for Bronte Fishermen in Bronte Harbour. It tells their story. There are several benches to sit and enjoy the view of the harbour and lovely shaded trees. A nice stop while walking along the Bronte Pier.

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Created to honour fishermen who worked out of this harbour (Bronte) It`s very unique and explains the history.

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Reviewed 3 August 2017

This is a good walk and view along the harbour to begin with, and then there are surprises like this monument to a past I was unaware of. It brings more character and appreciation to the whole area for me. The monument is well done...More

Thank Ontario76
Reviewed 16 July 2017

This memorial is located at the west end of the path in Bronte Heritage Park. It's an attractive monument and a quick read that gives you some historical context for how this area was once a bustling fishing port. Not worth making a separate visit...More

Thank GoLeafs85
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Located right in the Bronte waterfront area, you can read the interesting history of the fishing done in the early years here. After having a nice waterfront walk, head over to one of the many local Bronte restaurants for a quick bite of lunch, or...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This memorial helps a visitor to understand the context of Bronte Village. It is located in a beautiful area of town, and is well executed.

Thank Oakvillenews
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The park on Bronte Creek that runs down to the pier and the lake is a place to enjoy a walk along the creek to the lake. The memorial is a wonderful monument attractively designed to highlight the fishermen from days gone by. It is...More

Thank 1greenwood
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I know we were on the boardwalk and near the water but I wasn't expecting this monument. I had to touch it to see if it was stone or not. What a classy thing to do for a profession that gets little recognition for an...More

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