Click the pins on the map below to discover the plaques in your local area and beyond. Discover the history of your own community!
Road Trip #1 - Villages of Centre Hastings
In 1853 Billa Flint (1805-94), a lumberman, member of the legislative assembly and later of the senate, built sawmills here on the Skootamatta River.... READ MORE
In 1857, ten years before Confederation, William Fraser Chisholm (1829-1908) acquired Shipman's Mill on the Moira River.... READ MORE
The viral disease of smallpox - widespread in 19th century Ontario - flared up in a severe epidemic in Hungerford Township in 1884.... READ MORE
A prolific and accomplished playwright, Denison was born in Detroit and raised in Ontario.... READ MORE
The Thomasburg Spring provided fresh, cool water for generations of thirsty travellers and their horses.... READ MORE
The bell was donated by the Epworth League in 1892 after the original bell was destroyed in a church fire.
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During the 1830s a settlement, initially called Munroe's Mills and later Hungerford Mills, developed here on the Moira River.... READ MORE