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Table of Contents

Title Page
Author's Preface
1 The Road through Richmond Hill
2 First Peoples on the Land
3 The European Settlers Arrive
4 From Miles' Hill to Richmond Hill: The Birth of a Community
5 Tories and Reformers
6 Stagecoach Lines and Railway Tracks
7 The Neighbours at Mid-Century
8 Fire Brigades and Fence Viewers
9 Picture Post Card Village of the 1880s and 1890s
10 Rails through Richmond Hill
11 The Flowering of Richmond Hill
12 The Village Transformed
Table of Illustrations
Langstaff Toll-gate
1   lights remind us of the nineteenth-century Langsstaff toll-gate. Four lanes of paved highway fade away to become
2   its heyday as a mid-nineteenth century toll-gate. But through the summer of 1913, on land
3   of horses and wagon at the Langstaff Toll-gate, today's Yonge Street and Highway 7
4   were established along the way - No. 3 at Langstaff Corners, No. 4 to the north of Elgin Mills Road -
5   the site of Toll Gate No. 3 on the Yonge Street highway,
6   past have been wiped off the map. The old toll-gate and the Langstaff and Munshaw

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