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Long Point Settlement, The

Surveyed in 1795, the Long Point settlement originally comprised five townships along the Lake Erie shore from west of Long Point to the Six Nations' land on the Grand River. The area, rich in timber and water power, was an important source of supplies during the War of 1812.

Location

Within the area of the original settlement, on the grounds of the OPP office, Highway 59, north of Long Point and south of Walsingham

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Norfolk (District)

Municipality: County of Norfolk

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