Reverend Richard Baxter, S.J. 1821-1904, The

After arriving at Fort William in 1872 Baxter spent 20 years ministering to miners, settlers, and construction workers along the Canadian Pacific Railway line and the Dawson Road. Tales of his heroism and stamina are well known in the area.


On the grounds of St. Andrew's Roman Catholic Church, a church he established, 292 Algoma Street, Thunder Bay

Region: Northern Ontario

County/District: District of Thunder Bay

Municipality: City of Thunder Bay