Webb School (Pickering Township, Ontario, Canada)

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Webb School, in Pickering Township, Ontario County, Ontario, was an outpost of the Mennonites of York County (Mennonite Church), begun as a Sunday school in 1939. This outpost was a short-lived summer venture when World War II broke out. Altona and Markham families helped to befriend this neglected neighborhood for a few years, and then later at Coronation Gardens, several miles farther east, by Sunday school and summer Bible school for about five years. The work was closed for want of suitable housing.

Author(s) Joseph C Fretz
Date Published 1959

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Fretz, Joseph C. "Webb School (Pickering Township, Ontario, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 18 Oct 2017. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Webb_School_(Pickering_Township,_Ontario,_Canada)&oldid=78683.

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Fretz, Joseph C. (1959). Webb School (Pickering Township, Ontario, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 18 October 2017, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Webb_School_(Pickering_Township,_Ontario,_Canada)&oldid=78683.


Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 906. All rights reserved.

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