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Bedford Mills

Stimulated by the construction of the Rideau Canal and the consequent growth of small industries, the community of Bedford Mills situated at Buttermilk Falls, flourished for a time until 1890 when depletion of the area's forests had severely reduced the local timber trade.

Location

On the grounds of St. Stephen's Anglican Church, just off County Road 10, Bedford Mills - about 48 km north of Kingston

Region: Eastern Ontario

County/District: County of Frontenac

Municipality: Township of South Frontenac

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