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James Orr

Who’s Who: James Orr

James Alexander Orr was born in Milton in 1848. He worked for several newpapers and started The North Hastings Review in southern Ontario before moving to Sudbury in 1891. He established the city’s first newspaper. The first edition of The Sudbury Journal was published on March 5, 1891. Orr was a member of Sudbury’s town [...]

April 14, 2013 Sudbury Living Magazine Sudbury's Stories 0

Sudbury’s buried history

Sudbury’s buried history

Much of Sudbury’s rich history is buried – literally- where Regent Street meets Lorne in a sleepy plot of land surrounded by the hustle and bustle of the 21st century. The Eyre and Anglican cemeteries are the final resting places of pioneers such as Frederick Eyre, Moses Gatchell and William McVittie. Members of the Sudbury [...]

July 1, 2012 Vicki Gilhula Sudbury's Stories 0