List of Ontario Colonization Roads

List Of Ontario Colonization Roads

The Colonization Roads were roads created during the 1840s and 1850s to open up or provide access to areas in Central and Eastern Ontario for settlement and agricultural development. The colonization roads were used by settlers, much like modern-day highways, to lead them towards areas for settlement.

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... none The Victoria Road Location Glenarm–Vankoughnet Victoria Road is one of several colonization roads in southern Ontario built in 1850s to promote settlement in what was then the frontier of Ontario ... The road continued north of its current terminus in Uphill into what is now the Queen Elizabeth II Wildlands Provincial Park ... the Black River north-east to the Peterson Road in Vankoughnet this part of the road fell into disuse in the late 1800s ...

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