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Scugog carrying place : a frontier pathway / Grant Karcich.
Toronto, [Ontario] : Dundurn, 2013.
1 online resource (265 p.)
Scugog Carrying Place (Ont.)
The story of the Scugog Carrying Place is a multifaceted one, but at the core of the story is the mystery of a forgotten cabin in the woods whose story has not been totally told until now. Included is an exploration of how our historical heritage is being sacrificed in the race to develop farmland into industrial land.
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Iroquois and Mississauga on the trail
The search for Cabane de Plomb
Yankees on the trail
Preachers on the trail
Expanding European settlement
Settlers migrate northward
Marginalization of the First Nations
Growth of communities in Whitby Township
Vilages further north along the trail
Death and temperance on the trail
The legacy of the trail
Appendix A : Archaelogical sites along the Scugog Carrying Place
Appendix B : Cartography of the Scugog Carrying Place
Appendix C : First Settlers along the Scugog Carrying Place, 1793-1844
Appendix D : Mills, distilleries, factories, and tanneries on tributaries near the Scugog Carrying Place to 1860
Appendix E : Pre-1860 heritage buildings still standing in the former East Whitby (Oshawa), Reach, Brock, and Thorah Townships.
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Scugog Carrying Place : a frontier pathway / Grant Karcich.
Scugog Carrying Place : a frontier pathway / by Grant Karcich.