Stories from the Stones

Join us for a virtual tour of the old Brockville Cemeteries to explore some of the lives of the people buried there. Each episode features a different person and is about 5 minutes in length. Episodes were filmed in October 2020.

Episode 1: Explore the history of the old Brockville Cemeteries in our first episode of Stories from the Stones.

Episode 3: In our third episode of Stories from the Stones we explore the history of slavery in the Brockville area.

Episode 5: Explore the story of the British Home Children and Brockville's connection.

Episode 2: Explore the experience of one local hero from the Great War (WWI) in our second episode of Stories from the Stones.

Episode 4: Explore the history of a female pioneer in the dairy industry, Eliza Jones.

Episode 6: Explore the artistic career of Katrina Buell, including her connection to Emily Carr.

Episode 7: Explore the story of one of Brockville's most historical figures, James Morrow Walsh.