A Village situated on the shore of West Lake, a bay of Lake Ontario, in the Township of Hillier,. Prince Edward County, C. W. distant from Picton, 10 miles stage fare, 2s. 6d. distant from Trent Port, 23 miles. Population about 500.
In the following Directory the names which appear in CAPITALS are those of subscribers to the work.
Alphabetical List Of Professions, Trades, &C.
GARRATT, THOMAS, Wellington inn travellers or permanent boarders will find comfortable accommodations and moderate charges conveyances furnished when required.
MCCORMICK & ARMSTRONG, dealers in dry goods, groceries, hardware, crockery, and country produce.
MCFAUL, ARCHIBALD, dealer in dry goods, groceries, hardware, crockery, and country produce, and postmaster.
WARD, GEORGE, malster and brewer.
WORTHINGTON, THOMAS, collector of customs, and clerk of division court.
Augustus, Edward, blacksmith.
Bowerman, David, blacksmith.
Canada Life Assurance Company, Thomas Worthington, agent.
CIark, Reuben, tin and coppersmith.
CIary, Michael, carpenter and builder.
Corey, Dr. Benjamin S.
Cox, Rev. Robert G., Church of England.
Cummings, J., tanner, saddler, and bootmaker.
Dwyer, William, tailor.
Fergusson, Daniel, carpenter and builder.
Fergusson, John, carpenter and builder.
Hannegan, ______, shoemaker.
Harris, William, carriagemaker and inspector.
Head, Peter, innkeeper.
Heyck, Selim, tanner and harnessmaker.
Hicks, Daniel, carriagemaker.
Hyatt, Samuel, blacksmith.
Lane and McFaul, saw mills.
Martin, ______, tin and coppersmith.
National Loan Fund Life and Equitable Fire Assurance Companies of London D. S. Young, agent.
Scully, Jeremiah, general store.
Sellick, John D., tailor.
Stephenson, Philip, tailor.
Terry, Townsend, foundry and carding mill.
Webster, Daniel, blacksmith.
Williams, Rev. A., Wesleyan.
Wright, Robert, shoemaker.
Young, Captain William.
About 1200 barrels of white fish are annually shipped from this village to various ports in Canada and the United States.