Founding of Blenheim, The

The opening in 1847 of Rondeau harbour and the completion of a road from the port to Chatham stimulated lumbering in the area, which in turn spurred the growth of the small crossroads community of Blenheim.


At the municipal building, 35 Talbot Street West, Blenheim

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: Municipality of Chatham-Kent (District)

Municipality: Municipality of Chatham-Kent