Today's theme is:
Around 1960 - Montreal Quebec
It's not a steam train but it's best train I could come up with!!!
My Uncle Brendan, cousin Brendan and my sister.
This is Van Horne Park and we lived on the street in the background, de la Peltrie.
William made a comment that play grounds have really changed over the years. Now everything is made of plastic. There are often rubber mats on the ground.
Everything here is made of metal and cement! I remember hot hot the metal would get in the summer. You could have your
bum backside scalded coming down the metal slide.
I remember the money bars and my sister climbing to the top and falling down making her nose bleed. My grandmother was watching us and was horrified.
Monkey bars or jungle gyms are being removed from parks in many cities.