Advanced Search: INDUCTEES

Close Search

Lawrence (Lorne) Rose

Lorne Rose born in Peterborough in 1896, was a local star in baseball and hockey during the 1920′s. He was the pitcher of record for the Peterborough team that won the 1920 Central Ontario Baseball League Championship.  This team also included his brother Abraham Raymond “Abbie” Rose.  During the winter months of 1922 to 1927, Lorne played in the Western and Prairie Hockey Leagues with the Saskatoon Crescents, Saskatoon Sheiks, Regina Capitals and the Moose Jaw Warriors.  He played alongside some of the early hockey greats like Newsy Lalonde, Johnny Metz, Bill Cook and George Hainsworth.

Similar Inductees

Archie Weir

Archie Weir

Archie Weir was a top performer in hockey, softball and football with city teams of the 1930s. Born in Simcoe County, he came to Peterborough at age 12 and his sports career began at Central School. As a defenceman in hockey, he captained St. Johns’ Juniors to the District title in 1929-30, after which he […]

More Info
Edmund (Ted) Higgins

Edmund (Ted) Higgins

Ted Higgins made a contribution to sport in Peterborough as an athlete, coach and owner. Ted started swimming at age 7 under the guidance of Gord Minty. During his teen years he won the Mississauga half-mile swim six consecutive years and at age 49 placed second in this same race. In the 1962 Ted coached […]

More Info
Frank L. Buckland

Frank L. Buckland

Frank was born at Gravenhurst, ON, spent his early years at Guelph, attended the University of Toronto where he developed an interest in hockey, and moved to Peterborough in 1931 at age 29. He coached junior and senior teams from 1932 to 1940, and in 1942 coached the city’s Sr. B team to an Ontario […]

More Info