Founding of Aylmer, The - Ontario Heritage Trust


Founding of Aylmer, The

The water power provided by Catfish Creek encouraged the building of mills, and by 1851 several small industries were operating in Aylmer. Good road connections with ports on Lake Erie ensured the village's prosperity.


At the foot of the walkway, Balmoral Park, John Street, Aylmer

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Elgin

Municipality: Town of Aylmer