Founding of Bath, The - Ontario Heritage Trust


Founding of Bath, The

One of the oldest communities in Ontario, Bath was first settled in 1784 by discharged soldiers from Jessup's Rangers. A sheltered harbour and road connections with Kingston stimulated economic development and by mid-century Bath was a prosperous point of trade.


In Centennial Park, Main and Fairfield Streets, Bath

Region: Eastern Ontario

County/District: County of Lennox and Addington

Municipality: Township of Loyalist