Hastings Historical Plaques

Historical Plaques by REGION

Click the pins on the map below to discover the plaques in your local area and beyond. Discover the history of your own community!

Historical Plaque Map - Northern Hastings

Northern Hastings

In 1853, following the surveying of the Hastings Colonization Road, the Clark family were the first Europeans to settle here.... READ MORE

This road was begun in 1854 as part of a network of "Colonization Roads" planned by the government. ... READ MORE

JOHN WESLEY DAFOE 1866-1944 missing image
Born in Bangor Township, Dafoe began his career with the "Montreal Daily Star" in 1883. ... READ MORE

The Peterson Road was named after Joseph S. Peterson, the surveyor who determined its route... READ MORE