Historical Interests

Bolger’s Corners

Where Clayton Side Road meets Tatlock Rd is often referred to a Bolger’s Corners. On the southeast corner, the farm Bolger family in the area,…

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Bolger's Corners

King Edward VII Among the Cedars

“In 1860 King Edward VII drank here at this spring among the cedars. As Prince of Wales he was here to lay the corner stone…

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King Edward VII Among the Cedars

St. George’s Cemetery

As early as 1840, records show the Rt Rev John Strachan conducting confirmation services in the first St George’s church which was a small log…

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St. George's Cemetery

The Auld Kirk Church and Cemetery

The early settlers of the 1820s from Ireland and Scotland brought their bibles and religion with them and met in different homes before any buildings…

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The Auld Kirk Church and Cemetery

The Floating Bridge Mural

This mural across the back interior wall of Union Hall was painted and donated by Laurel to commemorate this once historic landmark.   “Handy As…

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The Floating Bridge Mural

The Historical Settlement of Union Hall

Unlike most of the other settlements in the area that were founded around mills, Union Hall settlement was a farming community. The history of this…

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The Historical Settlement of Union Hall