Founding of Ancaster, The - Ontario Heritage Trust


Founding of Ancaster, The

The community of Ancaster began to develop around the Rousseaux mills in the 1790s, and remained an important regional centre for small-scale, water-powered industries throughout the next century.


On the grounds of the township hall, 310 Wilson Street East, Ancaster

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: City of Hamilton (District)

Municipality: City of Hamilton