North West Company, The

Although its eastern headquarters were at Montreal and its inland depots at Grand Portage and later Fort William, the North West Company's roots were in Glengarry County. Many employees were recruited from the county's Scottish settlements and several senior partners made their homes in Williamstown.


On the grounds of the Nor'Westers and Loyalist Museum, John Street, Williamstown

Region: Eastern Ontario

County/District: United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry

Municipality: Township of South Dundas