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Provided by the Fort Erie Museum
1948 - Fire burns businesses in downtown Ridgeway along the west side of Ridge Road. Ridgeway had no general waterworks system, but CNR station agent Albert Yaeck contacted Fort Erie's CNR to bring in water and saved the rest of the business district. (Many Voices, Fort Erie, Ont.: Fort Erie Museum Board, 1996, p. 245)