Heritage Room

 

Volunteers staff the Heritage Room:
Wednesday 9:30 to 11:30 am

and Thursday 2:00 to 4:00 pm. 

 

By Appointment Only:
Tuesdays 7:00 pm - 9;00 pm
Saturdays 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
To arrange an appointment, e-mail us. We will contact you by phone or e-mail to arrange the date and time.

 

Please email: westminster.twphs@gmail.com


Mandate:


The Heritage Room of the Westminster Township Historical Society is committed to the collection and preservation of archival materials relating to the history, people, buildings and communities within the areas previously known as the Townships of Westminster and Delaware.

 

Our collection includes:

 

  • Family histories
  • School/Church/local cemetery histories
  • Local fire department books
  • Several local history scrapbooks, indexed
  • Tweedsmuir Histories of Delaware, Salem-Nilestown, Wilton Grove, St. Andrews
  • Post office copy books for Southwestern Ontario
  • Subject files with clippings pertaining to the former townships of Delaware & Westminster
  • Annexation newspaper clippings
  • Newspaper clippings pertaining to cemeteries, churches, schools in the former townships of Delaware & Westminster