A Tomb in High Park: Canadiana Shorts
Catalogue Number: UPP017
Producer: Unlikely Pear Productions
Subject: Canadian History, Canadian Social Studies, History, Social Studies
Grade Level: 6 - 8, 9 - 12, Post Secondary, Adult
Country Of Origin: Canada
Copyright Year: 2018
Running Time: 3:24
Hidden away in a quiet corner of Toronto's High Park, you'll find a massive tomb surrounded by a very old fence. John and Jemima Howard who donated the land for High Park are buried near Colborne Lodge in a ten-tonne tomb he designed. And how it ended up there is a morbid tale of grave robbers, shipwrecks and death.
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