The Tugboat Project (Nov. 2012 - Sept. 2014)

On September 14, 2014 was the special celebration to officially open the revitalized tugboat and to unveil the historic plaques.

The management, organization, research, writing, translating and physical labour of the Tugboat Project, were all done by volunteers. Funding was provided by grants from the C.L.D. and Municipalité de Cantley. Many others donated or contributed materials, or their expertise, for modest cost or honorarium. The following is a list of those who helped make this remarkable project possible, many within short deadlines. To them, and to the many volunteers who worked daily the summer of 2014, we owe many thanks!

Thank you!

The Cantley Tugboat Project
C. L. D. – MRC Collines-de-L’Outaouais
Cantley 1889 volunteers
Municipalité de Cantley
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The Tugboat and its site Les Soudures G.L.I.
Environnement E.L.B. Inc - Claude Lanthier
Location d’équipements lourds - Jean-Luc-Lacroix
Excavation Robert Dubeau - Robert Dubeau & Walter Wilcott
Gatineau Valley Historical Society archives
Conception Graphique - Nadine Marsolais & Jean-François Paquet
Signs
Metal Supermarkets
Quincaillerie Cantley
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Tugboat Celebration
L’Art de l’Ordinaire Club Lions de Cantley Soccer Cantley
La Grange de la Gatineau
face painter: Créations Kako - Mélanie Lanois
cake: Yolande Labrecque
musicians: The Barrhaven Fiddleheads
Nathan Curry, Linda Miller and Brian Higgins
Cornemuse - Bagpiper - Guy Nadeau
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Special appreciation for The Rivermen of the Gatineau River
Cantley sector/Chelsea sector
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