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Podcast Episode 30 – Health & Medicine

Posted on April 20, 2022

In the life of an early settler, any illness, no matter the severity, could quickly become deadly. To combat this, settlers turned to their own remedies for a cure. Let’s […]

Podcast Episode 29-Titles & Class

Posted on April 13, 2022

Honorifics: [pre]fixed in hierarchy  Throughout our podcasts you’ve probably heard numerous social honorifics in the form of titles and prefixes thrown around. Sir This, Mr. That, Colonel Talbot even, but […]

Podcast Episode 27 – A Grave Situation Part 3

Posted on March 9, 2022

Welcome back to the third and final part of a Grave Situation cemeteries in Dutton Dunwich.  In October 2021, the Dutton Dunwich Municipal Heritage Committee hosted an outdoor Doors Open […]

Podcast Episode 26 – Textiles

Posted on February 23, 2022

Welcome to the 26th episode of the Life in the Talbot Settlement Podcast, today we will be talking about the production of textiles Flax/linen and wool processing. Weaving, sewing, Spinning, […]

Podcast Episode 25- A Grave Situation Part 2

Posted on February 9, 2022

We’re back with part 2 in the 3 part series of A Grave Situation from our podcast Life in the Talbot Settlement! In October 2021, the Dutton Dunwich Municipal Heritage Committee hosted […]

Podcast Episode 24 – Red River Downfall

Posted on January 25, 2022

Today’s episode is about the Selkirk Settlers -A group of Scottish Highlanders who arrived at the fork of the Red and Assiniboine Rivers in Manitoba, led by Lord Selkirk and […]