Founding of Brantford, The - Ontario Heritage Trust


Founding of Brantford, The

In the 1820s, settlers began moving to First Nation’s lands at Brant's Ford on the Grand River and a community was soon established. Railway construction and agricultural prosperity assured Brantford's continued expansion.


At the city hall, 100 Wellington Square, Brantford

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Brant (District)

Municipality: City of Brantford