Introduction
The Attawandaron
A Man Owns Land
War of 1812
The Land Owns Him
Rebellion of 1837
Bushel for Bushel
The Iron Horse
The Old Alma Mater
A Few Jumbo Mistakes
London's Resort Town
Cofferdam Disaster
Marquette & Bessemer
The Olga
Mitchell F. Hepburn
How Sweet It Was
Another Way
Foresight
Edisons of Vienna
John Kenneth Galbraith
Immigration Disaster
Description

It was difficult for boats to get under the bridge in Port Stanley in the 1930's. High demand was given to build a replacement lift bridge. It was a resident of Elgin, the premier of Ontario, Mitch Hepburn, who would help to make this fateful bridge a reality.

During construction of the lift bridge, a "Cofferdam" was created to allow under water-level construction work to proceed. Tragically, several people were killed when this Cofferdam suddenly collapsed.

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