Founding of Tweed, The - Ontario Heritage Trust


Founding of Tweed, The

A small milling community that grew along with lumbering and mining developments during the mid 19th century, Tweed subsequently became a service centre for area farmers. In 1967, it gained much attention as the site of the first all-women municipal council in Canada.


In Victoria Street parkette, behind the Tweed Municipal Building

Region: Eastern Ontario

County/District: County of Hastings

Municipality: Municipality of Tweed