Founding of Meaford, The - Ontario Heritage Trust

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Founding of Meaford, The

By the time the Northern Railway reached Collingwood in 1855, Meaford was a good-sized settlement with several small industries and craftsmen. Steamboat connections with nearby ports stimulated the town's economic growth.

Location

On Sykes Street, west of the town hall, Meaford

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Grey

Municipality: Municipality of Meaford

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