Useful Documents and Links

A collection of documents and links that are useful resources when researching Cobourg’s History and the people who lived here.

Veteran Interviews

These recordings are a series of interviews conducted by students of Cobourg District Collegiate Institute West as part of the Cobourg and District Historical Society Archives project entitled Cobourg’s Veterans, An Oral History.

Historical Reviews

Meeting presentations are recorded in a document called the Historical Revew which is provided to members each year. All issues are available here


Over two hundred postcard images from the extensive collection of Richard Randall, who was a CDHS member for many years, are reproduced with his permission.

Resources – Harbour

Documents relating to the acquisition of Cobourg’s Harbour by the Town.

County Archives

How and where to access material kept in the County’s archives – includes Cobourg’s.