February 3, 2018 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Beckwith Township Municipal Complex
1702 9th Line Beckwith Carleton Place, ON K7C 3P2
Guest speaker Barrie Crampton will speak on his book ” A Short History of South Sherbrooke”, and will also touch on the now-ghost town of Daron’s Rapids and bring forward some of this own short stories. He also made a major contribution to the Van Alstine family history book written by Lester Van Alstine of Chicago, he may touch on this as well.
Barrie is well known for his Lanark County Historical Mapping Project telling the story of the settling of the Perth Military Settlement consisting of the original townships of Bathhurst, Drummond, Beckwith and the Town of Perth.
Tea or coffee will be available