This week on Trivia Tuesday, we had a fairly tricky true or false question…


A lot of people got this correct, it is indeed false. However there was a possible village near the Long Island Locks before Manotick appeared. We found an interesting article on “The Vanished Village of Long Island” where it talks about how there was a town near the locks that didn’t really get the chance to thrive yet because when Moss Kent arrived and built the grist mill, a lot of people moved over to Manotick.

Read more about this village HERE.

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