Historic Communities Map

A showcase of historic communities in Grey County, with photos from the Grey Roots Archival Collection.

Communities chosen for this project were established, but never grew, and are not recognized as settlement areas in the County's Official Plan. To be considered, communities had to meet two or more of the following critera:

  • General store
  • Mill
  • Blacksmith shop
  • School
  • Post office
  • Church or other religious meeting house
  • General store
  • Cemetery / cenotaph
  • Community centre
  • Structure housing a fraternal organization (i.e. Orange Lodge, Masons, Knights of Columbus)
  • Hotel / Tavern
Historic Communities Map
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