The Jagged Stump is All That’s Left of St. Andrew’s Hall

The Jagged Stump is All That’s Left of St. Andrew’s Hall

Dalhousie Twp.

Watsons Corners:
Watson’s Corners PO appears on the Historical Atlas for Lanark County. The first to arrive were Lanark Society settlers in 1820. It was formerly known as Granny Cumming’s Corners. In 1829 St. Andrew’s Hall was erected and housed a library and served as a church and a meeting hall.

i found this article from the The Ottawa Journal,  01 Nov 1947, Sat,  Page 21 and thought people would love to read it.

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Ralph Burton. Watson’s Corners ..


Come and visit the Lanark County Genealogical Society Facebook page– what’s there? Cool old photos–and lots of things interesting to read. Also check out The Tales of Carleton Place.
Information where you can buy all Linda Seccaspina’s books-You can also read Linda in The Townships Sun andScreamin’ Mamas (USA)





The Valley Calendar 1976– Cindy Duncan–Watson’s Corners

Watson’s Corners And Vicinity 1891–Shetland Ponies and Cheese

“They were Set Down in Dalhousie Township”– Effie Park Salkeld

It’s the Watson’s Corners News 1895!

Social Notes from Watson’s Corners

All the Single Ladies?

Did You Know? The Oldest Library in Lanark County


Did They Ever Find the Kangaroo from Lanark County?

Fiddler’s Hill— Where the Green Grass Doesn’t Grow in Lanark

Did you Ever Hear About Hoods Corners?unnamed (1)

About lindaseccaspina

Before she laid her fingers to a keyboard, Linda was a fashion designer, and then owned the eclectic store Flash Cadilac and Savannah Devilles in Ottawa on Rideau Street from 1976-1996. She also did clothing for various media and worked on “You Can’t do that on Television”. After writing for years about things that she cared about or pissed her off on American media she finally found her calling. She is a weekly columnist for the Sherbrooke Record and documents history every single day and has over 6500 blogs about Lanark County and Ottawa and an enormous weekly readership. Linda has published six books and is in her 4th year as a town councillor for Carleton Place. She believes in community and promoting business owners because she believes she can, so she does.

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