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Health

Healthcare was difficult in the 19th century, with doctors traveling long distances to reach their rural patients. Recurrent small pox and typhoid epidemics were the impetus towards developing the Owen Sound General & Marine Hospital. 

Miss McKenzie’s Watery Grave

In the early days of the village of Sydenham, now known as Owen Sound, 12 acres of land was required to create a public burying ground. A piece of crown land was given for the purpose.

Susan Martin - Heritage Interpretation