Ontario’s Historic Mills
George Fischer and Mark Harris
Boston Mills Press
Paperback · 224 pages
7.5 x 9 inches
Released: December 2007
A picturesque journey through 19th century Ontario.
This richly illustrated guide features photographs and detailed descriptions of 70 of Ontario’s most remarkable mills. Some were chosen for their fascinating histories, and some for their architectural beauty. All evoke Ontario’s charming 19th century past.
Mills are listed alphabetically according to regions of the province. Each listing includes concise travel instructions, a brief history of the mill’s use, and a handy sidebar with vital statistics on age, operation, architecture and location.
This colorful and compelling guide is a must for anyone planning to visit Ontario’s historic mills, whether in person or from the comfort of their favorite reading chair. Many have been restored or renovated and are destinations for thousands of travelers each year.