Southampton 150th Anniversary Southampton 150th

A Thank You

We couldn't have done it without you

The 150th Anniversary Committee would like to thank the sponsors, volunteers, participants, attendees and all involved in what was truly a community effort. We offer our sincere thanks for making the 150th anniversary celebrations an outstanding success.




Chantry Island Cham-bettes Country Squire Printery Dunlop Bros.
Fuel Oil
Mo Spencer

Country 93


Armand Higgins, Bayberry's on High Street, Bill Baux, Bill Boyer, CAW, Cooks Cupboard, Designing Women, Devitt Uttley & Company, Down's Pro Hardware, First Concrete Contracting, Giant Tiger, Gord MacKay, Harrigan's Red and White, Julie Fitzgerald, Kelly Green, Kimberly's by the Shore, Long Board Willies, Loose Threads, Manor Motel, Marnie Cammidge, Meridian, Mike Sterling, Patty Brill, Peninsula Ford, Pharma Plus, Port Elgin Home Hardware, Robin Hilborn, Rona Building Supplies, Stuart Greig & Sons, Sun Life Financial, Susan Dollar, Trends, Vincent's Jewelers, Walker House


Executive Committee
Shirley Irwin
Robin Hilborn
Duncan McCallum
Tim Andersen
Bev Morgan
Steve McMillan

Steering Committee
Andrea & Michael Leblance
Arlene Letheren
Betty Bender
Bev Morgan
Bill Boyer
Bob Cartwright
Brian Cleaver
Don Matheson
Duncan McCallum
Jane Kramer
Jeff Scott
Jill Roote
Jim Irwin
Katherine Leonard
Ken Harlock
Lorne Shantz
Luanne McIntosh
Marnie Cammidge
Pat Brill
Robin Hilborn
Shirley Irwin
Steve McMillan
Tim Andersen


Brenda Barringer, Co-ordinator
Connie Barker
Federal government
federal contribution of $94,800 was awarded to Southampton's 150th Anniversary by the federal Department of Canadian Heritage.

Ontario government
The position of Special Events Coordinator for the Southampton 150th celebrations was filled thanks to Employment Ontario's Job Creation Partnership, a program of the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities. This Employment Ontario project is partly funded by the Government of Canada. The Employment Ontario contribution has a total value of $26,640.

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  Important dates in Southampton history (1816 to 1993).

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