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Location DB > Canada > Ontario > Lively > George Vanier Public School
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George Vanier Public School
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 Database Info
created by Intrinsic on 7/1/2010 1:29 AM
last modified by Intrinsic on 3/26/2011 12:56 PM
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This location has been labeled as Demolished, and therefore can be viewed by anyone.
 Overview
 Description
This location took some time and effort including at least six visits.

The contractor was willing to let me inside but his boss said there was 'absolutely no way' anyone was getting inside due to asbestos removal underway. I had to find my own way inside.

The location was sealed up tight after the crew left every day. I finally managed to get inside when they demolished the second gym, leaving a hole behind with a stairway that led into the school.

Inexplicably on my next visit there, a wooden board had been removed from one of the doors which made access even easier.

Demolition began June 29th, 2010 and was quick.
 Basic Information
Type: Building
Status: Demolished
Accessibility: Easy
Recommendation: check it out if you're nearby
 Physical Information
Address
249 6th Street
Lively, Ontario
Canada
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  •  Hazards
  • asbestos
  •  Interesting Features
    A very large wind powered turbine which is probably 100 feet tall.
     Security Measures
  • fences
  • wooden boarding
  •  Historical Dates
    Built: 1950
    Closed: 2009
     Required Equipment
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     History
    George Vanier Public School opened in September of 1951. It served as a Junior Kindergarten to grade 6 school.

    In 2009 the Rainbow District School Board chose to close the school and consolidate the grades with Jessie Hamilton Public School.
     Media Coverage
    http://www.thesudb...ive=true&e=1306095

    http://www.thesudb...ive=true&e=1306095
     Future Plans
    There is a new Green environmentally friendly school just feet away from this location. It may become parking or become the site of another business in the core of Lively.
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    Success comes to those who try and try again
    Thu, Jul 1st, 2010
    posted by Intrinsic
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     Validation
    This location's validation is current. It was last validated by Opheliaism on 3/26/2011 9:32 PM.

     Latest Changes
  • on Mar 26 11 at 21:32, Opheliaism validated this location
  • on Mar 26 11 at 12:56, Intrinsic changed the following: Status
  • on Jul 1 10 at 2:16, Opheliaism validated this location
  • on Jul 1 10 at 2:02, Intrinsic updated gallery picture demolitionright.jpg
  • on Jul 1 10 at 2:01, Intrinsic changed the following: Description
  • on Jul 1 10 at 1:54, Intrinsic made this location available
  • on Jul 1 10 at 1:53, Intrinsic changed the following: Media Coverage, Description
  • on Jul 1 10 at 1:48, Intrinsic added some pictures to a gallery
  • on Jul 1 10 at 1:46, Intrinsic added some pictures to a gallery
  • on Jul 1 10 at 1:44, Intrinsic created a new gallery
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